TechEd 2014 is underway with LOTS of exciting new stuff announced!

TechEd North America 2014 is underway! You can find an overview of the announcements on Soma and Brian’s blogs. Below are some resources of particular interest to developers News & Videos: Read exec announcements by S. Somasegar & Brian Harry. See the TechEd press release and watch the session videos. Visual Studio 2013 Update 2:…


Great article and free eBook on .NET Memory Management

This article by Chris Farrell is a great introduction to how .NET manages memory for applications. But even better it is actually chapter 1 of an eBook “Under the Hood of .NET Memory Management” that is available for free! Thanks Chris and Nick! HTH Doug


Find solutions at

A new wizard style portal on has gone live. Additionally you can find a nice “hub list” of support portals for different products here. In particular, the support portal for the Microsoft .NET Framework can be found here. HTH Doug