DevMavens

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n.  A person who has special knowledge or experience;
an expert.

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n.  An expert developer with great influence.

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Steve Smith | Ardalis RSS Feed | 17 Dec 2021 21:20

Little's LawSubscribe to Ardalis RSS Feed

Steve Smith writes "....Little's Law was first described in 1954 and later proved by John Little in 1961. It is typically expressed as: L = λW L represents the…"
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Rick Strahl | Rick Strahl's Web Log | 27 Nov 2021 18:26

Windows Authentication with HttpClientSubscribe to Rick Strahl's Web Log

Rick Strahl writes "....Ah yes this is a nostalgic post: The other day I needed to programmatically access a very old application on one of my servers that's secured with Windows Authentication for its admin interface. Specifically I needed access to a real-time, admin..."
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Windows Authentication with HttpClient
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 26 Nov 2021 12:00

RavenDB 5.3 New Features: Revisions includesSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....Enabling RavenDB’s revisions allows you to ask RavenDB to keep immutable copies of a document. We originally envisioned this feature as a way to have easy audit trails and a time travel feature. Revisions were meant to be something that you’ll..."
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RavenDB 5.3 New Features: Revisions includes
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 25 Nov 2021 12:00

RavenDB 5.3 New Features: JSON PatchSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....JSON Patch is a feature that allows the frontend to send a set of changes on documents. If you are working with complex documents, that can result in a significant reduction in bandwidth. There are many scenarios where the client can modify a..."
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RavenDB 5.3 New Features: JSON Patch
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 24 Nov 2021 12:00

RavenDB 5.3 New Features: Studio & Query improvementsSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....I like to think about myself as a database guy. My go to joke about building user interfaces is that a <table> is all I need for layout (it’s not a joke). About a decade ago I just gave up on trying to follow what is going on in the..."
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RavenDB 5.3 New Features: Studio & Query improvements
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 23 Nov 2021 12:00

RavenDB 5.3 New Features: TCP CompressionSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....Most of the time, you’ll communicate with RavenDB using HTTP, making REST calls. When you are doing that, you can take advantage of request compression. If the client indicates that it is able to by sending a Content-Encoding: gzip, RavenDB..."
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RavenDB 5.3 New Features: TCP Compression
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 22 Nov 2021 12:00

RavenDB Features 5.3: Power BI integrationSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....RavenDB is an OLTP database, it is meant to be the backend of business applications. There are some features in RavenDB that are meant for reporting purposes, but that is quite explicitly not our main focus. That is part of why RavenDB has such good..."
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RavenDB Features 5.3: Power BI integration
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 19 Nov 2021 12:00

RavenDB and the Black Friday Surge!Subscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....Next week is Black Friday, which has reached a global phenomenon status. It is a fun day for shoppers, and a nervous wreck for IT admins everywhere. It is not uncommon to see traffic doubles or triples and the actual load (processing more..."
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RavenDB and the Black Friday Surge!
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Rob Conery | Rob Conery | 19 Nov 2021 00:00

A Simpler Way to AzureSubscribe to Rob Conery

Rob Conery writes "....TL;DR: I made a fun CLI “wrapper” for working with web apps and Azure in a very Heroku way. It’s called “AZX” and you can read a full walkthrough and installation instructions from the GitHub repo. One of my jobs at Microsoft is to help product..."
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A Simpler Way to Azure
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Scott Hanselman | Scott Hanselman's Blog | 18 Nov 2021 21:18

Upgrading a 20 year old University Project to .NET 6 with dotnet-upgrade-assistantSubscribe to Scott Hanselman's Blog

Scott Hanselman writes "....I wrote a Tiny Virtual Operating System for a 300-level OS class in C# for college back in 2001 (?) and later moved it to VB.NET in 2002. This is all pre-.NET Core, and on early .NET 1.1 or 2.0 on Windows. I moved it to GitHub 5 years ago and ported..."
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Featured Maven

Hi! My name is Rob Conery and I work at Microsoft. I am the Creator of SubSonic and was the Chief Architect of the Commerce Starter Kit (a free, Open Source eCommerce platform for .NET). I live in Kauai, HI with my family, and when my clients aren't looking, I sometimes write things on my blog (giving away secrets of incalculable value).

Jeff Atwood (codinghorror)

Jeff Atwood (codinghorror) Sometimes people ask me why I'm not on Facebook or G+. I was already an AOL user once, why would I do that again? http://t.co/ncbuusrx 3336 days ago from web


Jeff Atwood (codinghorror)

Jeff Atwood (codinghorror) @fmanjoo no child, even my own, is enough to get me on Facebook. I'll go to my grave without an account. I'm Just Not That Into Zuckerberg. 3336 days ago from web


Jeff Atwood (codinghorror)

Jeff Atwood (codinghorror) @fmanjoo I don't have a Facebook account, no plans to start one. Or G+ for that matter. But, I do watch TV! Well, downloaded TV. Sort of. 3336 days ago from web


Jeff Atwood (codinghorror)

Jeff Atwood (codinghorror) @fmanjoo looks like "log in - Facebook" to me 3336 days ago from web


Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy)

Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy) Julia Gillard's Speech Over Opposition's Sexism, Misogyny: http://t.co/696ULgfy via @youtube 3336 days ago from Tweet Button


Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy)

Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy) Ha! http://t.co/ofThpizS 3336 days ago from TweetDeck


Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy)

Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy) @wwahammy This is as if Creative Commons was preventing you from using Photoshop. 3336 days ago from TweetDeck


Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy)

Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy) @wwahammy http://t.co/9Sf85PXD "CAD files must be provided, it must use formats unencumbered by closed licenses" 3336 days ago from TweetDeck


Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy)

Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy) @wwahammy It's the case with lots of things the FSF does. I appreciate some of what they do for freedom of speech but man they're extreme. 3336 days ago from TweetDeck


Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy)

Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy) @wwahammy It's according to http://t.co/QAdf1k2y 3336 days ago from TweetDeck