Articles Written by Mark Strawmyer

Improved COM Interoperability in .NET 4.0

Learn about the COM Interoperability improvements coming with the .NET Framework 4.0 and how they will make your COM Interop such as Office applications much easier.

Introducing the Entity Framework

The Entity Framework provides a .NET class-based model of a data store, letting you query the model with LINQ, while the model do the background grunt work of contacting the data store to add, update, or delete data.

Language Integrated Query (LINQ) to SQL

Discover another valuable part of the LINQ family, LINQ to SQL. LINQ to SQL that allows users to query and manipulate objects associated with relational database tables.

C# Tips and Tricks

Learn some tips and tricks with the C# 3.0 language features along with exploring some productivity gains with the Visual Studio IDE.

LINQ to XML

Gain an understanding of LINQ (Language Integrated Query) to XML and see why you'll never want to use the DOM again.

Top White Papers and Webcasts

  • On-demand Event Event Date: September 10, 2014 Modern mobile applications connect systems-of-engagement (mobile apps) with systems-of-record (traditional IT) to deliver new and innovative business value. But the lifecycle for development of mobile apps is also new and different. Emerging trends in mobile development call for faster delivery of incremental features, coupled with feedback from the users of the app "in the wild." This loop of continuous delivery and continuous feedback is how the best mobile …

  • Information is data with context. The era of Big Data has begun demonstrating to information security that there is more that can, and must, be done to identify threats, reduce risk, address fraud, and improve compliance monitoring activities by bringing better context to data and thereby creating information for actionable intelligence. This analyst report sets the stage and provides insights into IT and information security practitioners' perceptions of the impediments to, and the solutions necessary for, …

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