Microsoft’s Patterns & Practices Library is a terrific way of adding some great functionality to your applications. The three aspects of it’s EnterpriseLibrary are:
- Dependency Injection via Unity
- Exception Handling
These tools get added to your project via NuGet.
Continue reading Configuring Enterprise Library in Visual Studio 2013
Wow… I’m coming up with some sexy titles for posts lately.
This is going to be how to deserialize JSON objects into native C# objects using Newtonsoft.JSON. Serialization of objects to JSON is very straightforward. Serializing objects inherited from a base class is pretty simple, but there’s a little bit of doing to do first. Converting those items back though… that’s a trick.
Continue reading Inherited Object Serialization with Newtonsoft.JSON
There are too many guidelines for passwords. Actually, that’s not true. Too many supposedly “secure” institutions, do not allow for proper passwords. I propose a “seal of approval” for websites that allow for proper passwords.
What’s a proper password? Well…
Continue reading Mark’s Password Seal of Approval
God that’s a sexy title! Hahah…
This post is all about keeping customer data out of the hands of other customers. There are many options that can be implemented. I found three likely candidates and chose one. Here’s the one I chose and why I chose it.
Continue reading Data Segregation in a multi-tenant system
For work, we are going to have to have a complete audit trail of all our data. Here’s the strategy I’m planning on implementing.
Continue reading Data Auditing
I have come across a situation recently where I am coding in DEBUG mode and things are working perfectly. When I go and try to get things running in RELEASE mode, I get an error.
Continue reading It works in DEBUG but not in RELEASE
The company I work for recently unveiled their corporate core values. The idea behind the core values is that in a concise manner, someone can learn about what Terso Solutions values and will know what they’re in for if they choose to do business with us. Continue reading Core Values
This is another one of those “do it once and forget it” things. I always have to look it up because I do it so rarely. Do it once and then just look it up again the next time I have to do it.
While in your project, run the following command in the Package Manager Console:
Continue reading How to install Newtonsoft.Json
When you try to write to the event log, if the event log source doesn’t exist, it’ll fail. The easiest thing to do (since it’s usually just a one time thing) is to manually create it. Continue reading Manually creating an event log source from a command line
Since I work in an RFID industry, it makes sense that I would want to explore this arena. Thankfully with the help of the Netduino forum, I was able to get this working. The one thing I needed to do was to include a reference to
After that, and after I had things wired up correctly, I had pretty good luck.
Continue reading Netduino system with Parallax RFID reader