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Building your Employee

Your Employee is your company’s pillar who keeps your company going and succeed. Their happiness, joy and right mental state is the core to your success. Below are some of the important things that you need to consider to make this happen – 1) Right Direction – The most important factor that leads to success…

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Using Code First first

Traditional ways of software development focus on DB-first implementation methodology. But we are in the realm of latest developments and ORM models has taken us to a level that is was a complex ordeal some years back. Eventhough a thorough domain/ERD based approach provides some advantages, there are far more overall improvements to development and…

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Using Extension Methods in C#

Extension methods are a way to add methods to a class without changing its source code or adding it into a derived class. Creating extension methods example Define extension method – public static class StringExtensions     {         public static string Reduce(this String str, int numOfWords)         {             if (numOfWords <= 0)                 return str;             var numWords = str.Split(‘ ‘);             if (numOfWords >= numWords.Length)                 return str;             return String.Join(” “, numWords.Take(numOfWords));         }     } Shorten is an extension class on the String class. Adding as above, we were able…

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C# Events and Delegates

We use events and delegates to extend applications and to implement loose coupling. Rather than adding various method calls within an implementation and then recompiling the class, we publish the need to call a set of methods as an event from the class that will invoke those methods (publisher). The publisher will thus define the delegate which will act…

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Using C# Delegates

  Delegates is a way to support addition of multiple features (eg: methods) to a framework without the need to recompile the core class that uses these methods. Delegate is a reference to a function/s and is itself an object (derived from MulticastDelegate) that knows how to call a method or group of methods. The…

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Preferred Multithreading in C# ASP.NET

Parallel execution has been one of the core techniques of programming languages that enables and stabilizes the heavy orchestrated flow of information across information management systems. All Object Oriented Programming languages provides couple different ways to implement this to function smoothly under heavy and stressful load 🙂 A better way was introduced in C# which…

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Software Project Size

Software Project Size is of great importance since it determines the level of management controls and the types of tools and technologies required for a software project. Accordingly, software projects are classified into 6 major categories as follows (this basic yard stick is used in all of the diversified software development and project management methodologies)…

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Effort Devoted To Building Software

Studies show that more effort is devoted to software maintenance (including software enhancement, adaption to new technologies and bug fixing) than for software development activities (that is about 40% for analysis + design + implementation). According to Boehm, the total effort spend during the software development life cycle is as follows – The following deductions…

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Software Engineering then and now

Software Engineering is and will be the backbone and driving force behind the technological advancements that we enjoy and that will lead us to greater realms of information and knowledge management. Its good for us to refresh our basics and foundations. Software Engineering is a discipline which was conceptualized, developed and is constantly reviewed for…

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Importance Of Design Patterns

Design patterns in general helps you to implement standardized and efficient solutions to software design and programming problems. Design patterns are not pure inventions like a light bulb or a car. They are derived patterns that software engineers and architects found that could be standardized to be used to solve similar problems categorized across 3…

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C# Lambda expressions

Lambda expressions are anonymous methods that does not have access modifiers, name or a return. They are used for convenience (less code) and makes code more readable. Lambda expression takes the form below – arg => expression //spelled as argument goes to expression This can be used in 3 distinct ways as below – ()…

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Walking your life with Jesus

God gave us this life and he gave us a soul and body in his own likeness. His never ending love for his own creation leads him to show mercy to everyone, thus he sent his only son, Jesus, to redeem everyone who believes in him. God wants us to know who Jesus is and…

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Who is Jesus?

Who is Jesus? This is a question that is being asked by many and a question that we need to ask ourselves – Who is Jesus to me? Jesus is a mystery of God that he is God himself who existed in God himself even from the beginning of creation. The most visible explanation of this…

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Mind of Jesus

Has anyone thought how mind of Jesus would be? Has anyone tried to know the mind of Jesus? 1 Corinthians 2:15 talks about a few people who knew the mind of Jesus.St.Paul was one of those graceful people who had this special grace to be in the mind of Jesus always. 1 Corinthians 2, the…

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How do we have to accept Jesus?

How many of us have tried to accept Jesus into our heart so that the fullness of God’s love and fruits of Holy Spirit reflects through our thoughts, words, deeds and actions? Accepting Jesus is nothing but accepting Word of God and devouring it every day in purity of heart. Of course sacraments of church…

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Positive Thoughts And Right Actions

Thought is the pre-process for action. We as responsible humans want fruitful actions that leads to overall betterment of the society and fellow beings. Hence it is important to have and be with positive thoughts so it leads to positive actions. Are we pushing our lives ahead or driving our lives with right, positive thoughts?…