Sudoku and Tetris Game for Windows Mobile

During my last two business trips (to Barcelona for TechEd and Mexico for ReMix) I was way too bored on the plane and since I recently got my Motorola Q9 (which is a sweet Windows Mobile Phone) decided to write myself a Tetris game and to port my Sudoku game to Windows Mobile as a…


TechEd Barcelona – Extending IIS 7.0 Part 1-2

Yesterday I did the Extending IIS 7.0 Talk Part 1 of 2. Full session name was: INF303 Extending the Internet Information Server 7 Pipeline (Part 1 of 2) As promised here you can find the slides along with all the demos.


See you at TechEd Developers 2007 in Barcelona!

Today I’m flying to Barcelona to attend TechEd Developer 2007. I will be talking about IIS 7 Extensibility and showing some of the cool stuff we have been doing for the last couple of years, including Configuration Extensibility, building Managed Read More… Hope to see you there!


Using LINQ with Microsoft.Web.Administration

With the upcoming release of .NET 3.5 and LINQ I thought it would be interesting to show some of the cool things you can do with IIS 7 and LINQ. Everything that I will do can be done with C# 2.0 code but it would take me several lines of code to write them but…


Using the IIS 7.0 Managed Configuration API

More than a year ago I wrote about Microsoft.Web.Administration.dll and how it was a new API we were creating for managed code developers to be able to easily set any configuration settings of IIS, however I purposely ignored the configuration part of the API. Later I talked about the way configuration was organized in IIS…


Internet Information Services (IIS) 7.0 Manager for Windows XP, 2003 and Windows Vista SP1 RC0 is available for download

NOTE: RTM has been released see the following blog:  With the release of Windows Server 2008 RC0, in IIS we are also releasing the ability to manage the Web Server, the new FTP Server and the new modules remotely using IIS Manager 7.0. In the past with previous Beta we shipped similar functionality under…


Heading to TechEd 2007

Tomorrow I’m flying to Orlando to attend TechEd 2007. I will be talking about IIS 7 Extensibility (Web301 and Web302) , showing some of the cool stuff we have been doing for the last couple of years, including Configuration Extensibility, building Managed Handlers, Modules and extending IIS Manager among other things. So I’ll hope to see…


Extending the IIS Manager Home page

IIS Manager provides a lot of extensibility points for developers, one of them is the new Home page or Control Panel. The new Home page allows end users to group their features based on different types of categories, including Area (IIS, ASP.NET and Management) and Category (Application Development, Security, Server Features, etc). When you are…


Free Sudoku Game for Windows

A couple of years ago a friend of mine introduced me to a game called Sudoku, and immediately I loved it. As any good game its rules are very simple, basically you have to lay out the numbers from 1 to 9 horizontally in a row without repeating them, while at the same time you…


IIS Reports for IIS Manager 7

I have just uploaded a new application that extends IIS Manager 7 for Windows Vista and Windows Longhorn Server that adds a new Reports option that gives you a few reports of the server and site activity. Its features include: Reports are scoped on the object selected in IIS Manager, so if server is selected…