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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 20 Nov 2017 10:00

The bare minimum a distributed system developer should know about: Binding to IP addressesSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....It is easy to think about a service that listen to the network as just that, it listens to the network. In practice, this is often quite a bit more complex than that.For example, what happens when I’m doing something like this?In this case, we are..."
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 17 Nov 2017 10:00

RavenDB 4.0 Release Candidate 2 is outSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....If has been two months since the first release candidate of RavenDB 4.0 and the team has been hard at work. Looking at the issues resolved in that time frame, there are over 500 of them, and I couldn’t be happier about the result.RavenDB 4.0 RC2 is..."
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RavenDB 4.0 Release Candidate 2 is out
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 17 Nov 2017 10:00

RavenDB 4.0 Release Candidate 2 is outSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....If has been two months since the first release candidate of RavenDB 4.0 and the team has been hard at work. Looking at the issues resolved in that time frame, there are over 500 of them, and I couldn’t be happier about the result.RavenDB 4.0 RC2 is..."
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RavenDB 4.0 Release Candidate 2 is out
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 16 Nov 2017 10:00

The best features are the ones you never knew were there: Protocol fix-upsSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....RavenDB uses HTTP for most of its communication. It can be used in unsecured mode, using HTTP or in secured mode, using HTTPS. So far, this is pretty standard. Let us look at a couple of URLs:http://github.comhttps://github.comIf you try to go to..."
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Scott Hanselman | Scott Hanselman's Blog | 15 Nov 2017 15:03

Announcing Visual Studio and Kubernetes – Visual Studio Connected EnvironmentSubscribe to Scott Hanselman's Blog

Scott Hanselman writes "....I've been having all kinds of fun lately with Kubernetes, exploring building my own Kubernetes Cluster on the metal, as well as using a managed Kubernetes cluster in Azure with AKS. Today at the Connect() conference in NYC I was happy to announce..."
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Steve Smith | ardalis | 15 Nov 2017 12:23

Displaying and Setting Current ASPNET Assembly VersionSubscribe to ardalis

Steve Smith writes "....When you’re building web applications and you’re setting up continuous integration and delivery pipelines, it’s worthwhile to know which particular version of the application is deployed to a given environment. One of the easiest..."
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Displaying and Setting Current ASPNET Assembly Version
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 15 Nov 2017 10:00

The bare minimum a distributed system developer should know about: HTTPS NegotiationSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....I mentioned in a previous post that an SSL connection will typically use a Server Name Indication in the initial (unencrypted) packet to let the server know  which address it is interested in. This allow the server to do things such as select..."
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Steve Smith | ardalis | 14 Nov 2017 22:11

Razor Pages Model NullReferenceExceptionSubscribe to ardalis

Steve Smith writes "....Here’s a quick tip: If you’re adding a new Razor Page to an ASP.NET Core 2.0+ project, and you add a codebehind model class, but then when you try to use it you get a NullReferenceException, this might be why. First, specify the model..."
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Razor Pages Model NullReferenceException
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 14 Nov 2017 10:00

The best features are the ones you never knew were there: Company culture and incentive structureSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....I introduced the notion of frictionless software in the previous post, but I wanted to dedicate some time to talk about the deeper meaning for this kind of thinking. RavenDB is an open source product. There are a lot of business models around OSS..."
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 13 Nov 2017 10:00

The best features are the ones you never knew were there: Comfortable shoes & friction removalSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....We are currently at the stage of the RavenDB release cycle where most of what we do is friction removal. Analyzing what is going on and removing friction along the way. This isn’t about performance, we are pretty much done with this for this release..."
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Oren Eini is a senior developer / architect, focusing on architecture, data access and best practices. Most often, he is working on building complex business systems using .Net 2.0, NHibernate and Castle's Frameworks, providing training and guidance for the use of Object Relational Mapping, Inversion of Control, Domain Driven Design and other exciting topics. Oren is an active member in several leading Open Source projects, including (but not limited :-) ) NHibernate, Castle and Rhino Mocks.

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