A Map for the Microsoft Application Development Platform

When you can speak the language, it’s easier to find your way around.   One of the key things I’ve learned at Microsoft is that I can find my way around the platform fast, *if* I know the language.   The language usually consists of scenarios or topics, features, and APIs. The toughest part is usually mapping…

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Developer Guidance Maps Roundup for ADO.NET, ASP.NET, Silverlight, Windows Azure and Windows Phone

Developer Guidance Maps are treasure maps and guided tours of our developer content collections.  They are consolidated and organized views of content collections spanning Channel9, MSDN Developer Centers, MSDN Library, Code Gallery, CodePlex, the All-in-One Code Framework, www.ASP.net, www.Silverlight.net, WindowsClient.net, etc.  I’m creating these as part of our “IA” effort.  One of the things I’ve…

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Windows Phone Developer Guidance Map

If you’re interested in development with the Microsoft Windows Phone, this map is for you.   Microsoft has an extensive collection of developer guidance available in the form of Code Samples, How Tos, Videos, and Training.  The challenge is — how do you find all of the various content collections? … and part of that challenge…

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ADO.NET Developer Guidance Map

If you’re interested in Microsoft data access (ADO.NET, Entity Framework, etc.), this map is for you.   Microsoft has an extensive collection of developer guidance available in the form of Code Samples, How Tos, Videos, and Training.  The challenge is — how do you find all of the various content collections? … and part of that…

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Windows Azure Developer Guidance Map

If you’re a Windows Azure developer or you want to learn Windows Azure, this map is for you.   Microsoft has an extensive collection of developer guidance available in the form of Code Samples, How Tos, Videos, and Training.  The challenge is — how do you find all of the various content collections? … and part…

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Code Sample Collections Roundup for ADO.NET, ASP.NET, Silverlight, WCF, Windows Azure, and Windows Phone

Code Sample Collections are a simple way to gather, organize, and share code samples.  Rather than a laundry list, each collection is organized by a set of common categories for that specific technology.  The collections of code samples are created by mapping out the existing code samples from various sources including MSDN Library, Code Gallery,…

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Windows Phone Code Samples Collection

The Microsoft Windows Phone Code Samples Collection is a roundup and map of Windows Phone code samples from various sources including the MSDN library, Code Gallery, CodePlex, and Microsoft Support. You can add to the Windows Phone code examples collection by sharing in the comments or emailing me atFeedbackAndThoughts at live.com. Common Categories for Windows…

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Windows Azure Code Samples Collection

The Microsoft Windows Azure Code Samples Collection is a roundup and map of Windows Azure code samples from  various sources including the MSDN library, Code Gallery, CodePlex, and Microsoft Support. You can add to the Windows Azure code examples collection by sharing in the comments or emailing me atFeedbackAndThoughts at live.com. Common Categories for Windows…

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WCF Code Samples Collection

The Microsoft WCF Code Samples Collection is a roundup and map of WCF code samples from  various sources including the MSDN library, Code Gallery, CodePlex, and Microsoft Support. You can add to the WCF code examples collection by sharing in the comments or emailing me atFeedbackAndThoughts at live.com. Common Categories for WCF Code Samples The…

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ASP.NET Code Samples Collection

The ASP.NET Code Samples Collection is a roundup and map of ASP.NET code samples from  various sources including the MSDN library, www.ASP.net, Code Gallery, CodePlex, and Microsoft Support. You can add to the ASP.NET code examples collection by sharing in the comments or emailing me atFeedbackAndThoughts at live.com. Common Categories for ASP.NET Code Samples The…

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