24 November 2012
If you run into performance problems with regular expressions in .Net then your options for tuning and improving are pretty limited. Your only real hope is to keep a close eye on exactly what you’re throwing into the RegEx black box.
21 September 2012
Contract first service development in .Net has always been hampered by the limited availability of any appropriate tooling. The new Contract-First tool in Visual Studio 2012 is only a partial solution.
12 December 2010
Exceptions can be a very effective means of handling errors in a systematic way, but using them properly can be a pretty delicate operation. If they are not handled properly then they can become a source of leaking resources, partially-completed operations and inconsistent data.
10 November 2010
Ted Neward described ORM as the vietnam of computer science in that it’s a quagmire that starts well, gets more complicated as time passes and ends up as an open-ended commitment with poorly-defined goals and no clear exit strategy.
15 June 2010
Converting an EPiServer site to become claims-aware is straightforward enough - the complications come when you try to use the editor and administration interfaces.