10 Big Ideas from Getting Results the Agile Way

Note: This article is updated at 10 Big Ideas on Productivity from Getting Results the Agile Way. Are you using Getting Results the Agile Way to get ahead?   If you know the best ways to use your time and energy, you can get exponential results.   Agile Results, the system inside of Getting Results the Agile…


StaticCompressionDisableCpuUsage and DynamicCompressionDisableCpuUsage

This article has been moved to its new home here:  https://benperk.github.io/msdn/2012/2012-11-staticcompressiondisablecpuusage-and-dynamiccompressiondisablecpuusage.html Performance problems are generally difficult to find the root cause of and fix.  There are so many ‘touch points’ that where to start looking much less finding the root cause while the issue is happening, can be a challenge. I found these 4 Compression…


Change or modify a Response Header value using URL Rewrite

This case has been moved to its new home here: https://benperk.github.io/msdn/2012/2012-11-change-or-modify-a-response-header-value-using-url-rewrite.html If you have ever used a tool that allows you to view the request and response headers, you certainly know that there is some information being pased back and forth between the client and the server that is not simply visible. An example of possible…


Generating sample first names

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My Windows Phone App – Hitman Website Monitor

This article has been moved to its new home here:  https://benperk.github.io/msdn/2012/2012-10-my-windows-phone-app-hitman-website-monitor.html I was surprised at how easy it was to create and deploy a Windows Phone app.  If you are a developer then you will have no problems creating an application.  After I installed the Windows Phone 7.1 SDK alongside my Visual Studio 2010 installation,…


ALM Categories at a Glance

Note: This article is updated at ALM Categories at a Glance. I’m reviewing some ALM (Application Life-Cycle Management) work for a colleague, so I thought it would help to rehydrate a map of the ALM space.  I’m a fan of having simple maps to find my way around.  By map, I simply mean topics and…