Some thoughts on the Global Assembly Cache and the compatibility of assemblies

Enormous Caveat  —  what follows is my opinion and my interpretation of the opinions of people around me, it does not represent the advice of Microsoft or the .Net Framework team. Over the last month I have been embroiled in a series of long and interesting email threads about whether assemblies should be added to…

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To foreach or not to foreach that is the question.

Recently email was forwarded to me with a link to a page with some performance tips for developers.  The second performance tip on the page was: foreach foreach through an array is incredibly slow compared to for (int i = 0; i < array.Length; i) This one leapt out at me because it is well…

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Early Technology Adoption Programs

Microsoft Business Framework team has begun an early Technology Adoption Program that is currently engaging with ISV’s focusing on business applications development. Although the Technology Adoption Program is currently near full there will be other opportunities to engage with the MBF tools. The plan includes the following: Technology Adoption Program for 50-100 ISV’s that have…

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Developing the Microsoft Business Framework

  Hello, World! I am a Development Lead on the Microsoft Business Framework, with responsibilities for XmlSerialization, Web Services and the Web Service Designer.  I have opinions on almost every topic going (I even have opinions on “not having an opinion”).  I have been at Microsoft for a little over 4 years and intend to…

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