Archive forApril, 2010

Upgrading Report applications to 4.0

I’ve been testing out upgrading some VS 2008 applications to 2010, but hit some MAJOR issues with projects that use Microsoft Reporting. I had reports that usually took seconds now take over a minute; and navigating via the document map was painfully slow as well: over 10 seconds compared to less than a second in […]

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Solid State Drives

If you are looking to improve the performance of your PC, Solid State Drives (SSD’s), although still costly provide fantastic performance gains for the price.  Last month I put in a Corsair V128GB2 and the performance difference on my aging Quad Core Q6600 system is HUGE !! Most notable are the gains in boot time […]

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