Book Review: SignalR Real-time Application Development

I’ve been keeping an eye on and experimenting with SignalR for about 18 months now when I get some free time and recently finished reading this book by Einar Ingebrigtsen and published by Packt Publishing.  SignalR: Real-time Application Development is a very concise look at the key topics that you’d want to get up and running with SignalR.   The book covers topics such as Security and Scalability along with some simple step by step tutorials to help start using SignalR in a variety of scenarios – straight forward web apps, console apps, WinRT applications amongst others.  At just 124 … Continue reading Book Review: SignalR Real-time Application Development

Book Review: MCTS 70-515 Web Applications Development with Microsoft .Net Framework 4 Self-Paced Training Kit

For many reasons I haven’t had much time to blog in the last few months.  This is something with the coming of the New Year I’m aiming to rectify.  One of my other personal/work goals is to complete the Microsoft Professional Developer (Web Developer) Certification.  This requires me to site and pass four exams: 70-515: Web Application Development with Microsoft .Net Framework 4 (TS) 70-513: Windows Communication Foundation Development with Microsoft .Net Framework 4 (TS) 70-516: Accessing Data with Microsoft .Nest Framework 4 (TS) 70-519: Designing and Developing Web Applications with Microsoft .Net Framework 4 First on my list of … Continue reading Book Review: MCTS 70-515 Web Applications Development with Microsoft .Net Framework 4 Self-Paced Training Kit