Software Developer, Consultant & Microsoft MVP


New features in Microsoft Edge 14.14393 for developers

Win­dows 10 An­niver­sary up­date con­tains a sta­ble re­lease of Edge­HTML 14. It sup­ports load­ing of browser ex­ten­sions from the Store. Edge sup­ports a new HTML, JavaScript and CSS based ex­ten­sion model. Ex­ist­ing Chrome ex­ten­sions can be eas­ily mi­grated be­cause this new model is Chrome-com­pat­i­ble. For more de­tails, see sup­ported APIs. Read more ›

dot net

What is a .NET Core

It is the start of a new era of mak­ing soft­ware in the Mi­crosoft ecosys­tem. This restart pushes the .NET where it was orig­i­nally in­tended to be. Its pur­pose is sim­ple – reach­ing ev­ery plat­form and ev­ery op­er­at­ing sys­tem with C# lan­guage from Vi­sual Stu­dio. So why did it take so long? Well, this goal is ev­ery­thing but sim­ple. Only C++ lan­guage has been able to do that. The .NET is evo­lu­tion of C++ & COM world. To­day .NET fi­nally sup­ports na­tive com­pi­la­tion. Read more ›

microsoft azure

Performance, limit and pricing comparison of various Azure storages

While tra­di­tional PC has a file sys­tem and ran­dom ac­cess mem­ory, Mi­crosoft Azure is a lit­tle more com­pli­cated. Stor­age is dra­mat­i­cally af­fect­ing ap­pli­ca­tion ar­chi­tec­ture and per­for­mance. Re­mind how out­dating HDDs in fa­vor of modern SSDs al­lowed par­al­lel read­ing on a sin­gle drive. There are nu­mer­ous fac­tors to take into con­sider­a­tion when think­ing which stor­age is the best for some kind of data. A loop it­er­a­tion counter has dif­fer­ent re­quire­ments than cus­tomers list. Read more ›