OdeToCode | 27 Feb 2014 09:12
Scott Allen writes "....When working with any persistence layer you want to keep the infrastructure code separate from the business and UI logic, and working with Windows Azure Table Storage is no different. The WindowsAzure.Storage package provides a smooth API for..."
Read more » Some Basic Azure Table Storage Abstractions
OdeToCode | 25 Feb 2014 09:12
Scott Allen writes "....Animations in AngularJS can be slightly tricky. First you need to learn about the classes that Angular adds to an element during an animated event, and then you have to write the correct CSS to perform an animation. There are also special cases to..."
Read more » Easy Animations For AngularJS With Animate.css
OdeToCode | 24 Feb 2014 09:12
Scott Allen writes "....It all started with the question of which approach will be faster – encrypt just the pieces of data in a file that need encrypted – or encrypt the entire file? Take for example, a books.xml file where the <author> element value must be..."
Read more » Symmetric Encryption Benchmarks with C#
OdeToCode | 17 Feb 2014 09:12
Scott Allen writes "....In a previous post we used a Node.js script to copy a MongoDB collection into Azure Table Storage. The program flow is hard to follow because the asynch APIs of both drivers require us to butcher the procedural flow of steps into callback functions...."
OdeToCode | 10 Feb 2014 09:12
First, use NuGet to install a..."
Read more » Building A Simple File Server With OWIN and Katana
OdeToCode | 04 Feb 2014 09:12
Scott Allen writes "....In a previous post we saw how to work with the Windows Azure package for Node.js and interact with blob storage.
Another Azure adventure I’ve been tinkering with is moving MongoDb documents into Azure Table Storage. There are a couple..."
Read more » Using Node.js To ETL Mongo Documents for Azure Table Storage
OdeToCode | 03 Feb 2014 09:12
Scott Allen writes "....The Node.js packages for Azure are fun to work with. Here’s a little walkthrough for building an Express app to display the blobs in an Azure storage container.
1. Create an application with Express.
2. Install the Windows Azure Client Library..."
Read more » Azure Blobs with Node.js and Express
OdeToCode | 27 Jan 2014 09:12
Scott Allen writes "....Sometimes people will approach me and ask “what is it like to be a software craftsman?”. I’ll usually answer with: “Pffft, don’t ask me, I just cranked out 500 lines of script that are harder to read than Finnegans..."
Read more » Of Orcs and Software Craftsmanship
OdeToCode | 21 Jan 2014 09:12
Scott Allen writes "....UPDATE: My next workshop will be a 2 day pre-conference workshop at the NDC conference in Oslo (June 2nd and 3rd, 2014).
At the end of last year I put together and taught a 2 day workshop on AngularJS fundamentals at NDC London, which..."
Read more » AngularJS Training
OdeToCode | 20 Jan 2014 09:12
Scott Allen writes "....In previous posts (listed below), we saw how the UserManager class in ASP.NET Identity provides the domain logic for an identity and membership system. Your software makes calls into a UserManager object to register and login users, and the..."
Read more » Implementing ASP.NET Identity