I’m A VB: Franklin Garzon



·        How long have you been using VB?

Six years.


·        What industry do you work in?

Satellite Location, Education Institute, Military Education, Food Factories, Supermarkets.


·        How big is your development team?

18 members.


·        What kind of apps do you most commonly build?

Satellite Location and Commerce Apps.


·        What’s the most interesting app you’ve ever built?

There are 3: Synchronization apps, Real time apps and SOA apps.


·        Please tell us about an app that you’re working on at the moment.

Real Time into satellite locations.


·        What other technologies do you most commonly use?



·        What are some of your favorite VB features?

Synchronization with portable clients, XML consumption and Interop features.


·        What do you like most about VB as a programming language?

This is a very flexible language, but most important is its continuous evolution in 3 ways:

1: More RAD

2: More powerful language features

3: More Microsoft products integration.


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