Shipping large MSI installers via Azure Blob Storage
Recently I did a WiX (Windows Installer XML) and MSI training at a customer in Germany. One of the questions I got asked was how to deliver large MSI installers efficiently to customers via web. The goal was to minimize download time. In this blog article I describe a possible approach.
Windows Installer XML Training
06 October 2014 - Visual Studio
This week I will do another one of my Windows Installer XML (WiX) trainings in Germany. In this blog article I summarize the prerequisites that participants need in order to follow along the samples.
Custom OData Provider Without Underlying DB
25 September 2014 - OData
Today I will do my OData session at BASTA conference in Mainz again. This time I have a bit more time so I will add a demo of creating a custom OData provider without any underlying database. The result is generated based on the OData query on the fly. In this blog article I share the code.
BASTA 2014 Keynote - Die neue Offenheit
Gleich geht es auf der BASTA 2014 in Mainz auf die große Bühne für die Keynote. Hier eine Zusammenfassung einiger meiner Gedanken zum Thema neue Offenheit bei Microsoft.
BASTA 2014 - High Quality C# - Code Quality in Practice
23 September 2014 - C#
Today I will do a session at German BASTA Conference about C# code quality. In this blog I want to share my slides and the samples I am using.
Profiling of DB-Related C# Applications
At BASTA 2014 I will do a full-day C# workshop. One of the topics will be profiling. In this blog article I share the code of my demo and describe the scenario I will cover.
C# Parallel and Async Programming
At BASTA 2014 I will do a full-day C# workshop. One of the topics will be parallel and async programming. In this blog article I share the code of my demo and describe the scenario I will cover - TPL, async/await, profiling of CPU-bound algorithms.
BASTA 2014 - C# Fitness
Tomorrow I will do a full-day workshop about C# at BASTA Germany. Over the years, the workshop has become a tradition and I am really looking forward to it. In this blog article I publish slides, code samples, and important links for attendees.
Microsoft Azure Sales Training Resources
17 September 2014 - Azure
Tomorrow I will do another Microsoft Azure training for sales executives in Vienna. In this blog article I summarize the most important web resources I mention during the training.
10 OData FAQs
Today will have a talk about OData at NRWConf conference in Wuppertal, Germany. It will be code-only talk so I thought it might be useful to provide some of the information I will cover in my session in a blog article. However, I have written quite some OData related article in my blog before. So this one has to be a bit different. I decided to answer some questions I regularly get when talking with people about OData.