Hitchhiker guide to enterprise development

Anything related to enterprise development. Mainly about SQL server, Biztalk, .Net, patterns&practices, SOA and TDD.

Windows Activation error 0x8007232A DNS Server failure

I have encountered this error many times: A problem occurred when Windows tried to activate. Error...

Author: David Hernández Díez Date: 02/25/2011

Error when adding roles or features in Windows Server 2008

I wanted to add a new feature in my Windows Server 2008 but had problems when viewing the server...

Author: David Hernández Díez Date: 06/09/2009

Enterprise Library 5.0 is being cooked! Make your suggestions.

Enterprise Library 5.0 is being planned, if you want to "be part" of the planning team you can do...

Author: David Hernández Díez Date: 01/28/2009

Windows Vista Ultimate Update (Tinker)

There is a new game included in one of the latest Vista Ultimate Update. It is a puzzle game that is...

Author: David Hernández Díez Date: 11/09/2008

4 hours with Silverlight (and Hosting)

After watching some of the great tutorial videos in Silverlight.net I decided to play a little bit...

Author: David Hernández Díez Date: 11/05/2008

PDC videos

Here are the videos of the PDC. Just the week after the end of the PDC we can see all the...

Author: David Hernández Díez Date: 11/04/2008

It's the End for Windows 3.11!!

Many people has echoed the news about extending the life of OEM Windows XP. But there is not much...

Author: David Hernández Díez Date: 07/11/2008

Web References in Visual Studio 2008

Some guys has asked about what happened to the Web References in Visual Studio 2008. Well if we pay...

Author: David Hernández Díez Date: 06/11/2008

Strong Naming Guidance Application Block for Visual Studio 2008

Enterprise Library 4.0 has been released and the Strong Naming Guidance Application Block has been...

Author: David Hernández Díez Date: 05/23/2008

First impressions of Visual Studio 2008

Now that there is a new release of Visual Studio I wanted to take a closer look at it to see which...

Author: David Hernández Díez Date: 12/18/2007

.Net Framework Source Code released

The .Net Framework 3.5 Source Code will be released later this year.(announced in...

Author: David Hernández Díez Date: 10/03/2007

Save the planet

QuickStart: http://realestate.msn.com/Improve/Green/Article2.aspx?cp-documentid=440485 How to:...

Author: David Hernández Díez Date: 07/07/2007

Mad.Nug Event Enterprise Library 3.1

I will be speaking about the new version of Enterprise Library 3.1 at the madrid .Net User group...

Author: David Hernández Díez Date: 06/16/2007

Encrypting long text asymmetrically

One of the recurring tasks that everybody has made in every programming language has been asymmetric...

Author: David Hernández Díez Date: 06/13/2007

Policy Injection App. Block simple sample

Now with the new version of Enterprise Library 3.0 we can play with Aspect Oriented Programming. The...

Author: David Hernández Díez Date: 06/04/2007

WSDL Merger

Working with Web Services is supposed to be interoperable, but that's not quite 100% true, there are...

Author: David Hernández Díez Date: 05/22/2007

Carnival in Codeplex!

Ok, since I don't have time for nothing I started a new activity... I have uploaded to the codeplex...

Author: David Hernández Díez Date: 03/09/2007

Generating documentation

I have seen many projects with a lot of documentation and also projects with almost no documentation...

Author: David Hernández Díez Date: 02/28/2007

Programmatically accessing to OWA through Web Dav

Hello, I have been playing around a couple of days with WebDav and I found it really interesting how...

Author: David Hernández Díez Date: 12/01/2006

First impressions about Windows Vista RC1 (2/2)

Ok, after a month and a half working with Windows Vista I think here are my first impressions about...

Author: David Hernández Díez Date: 11/28/2006

First impressions about Windows Vista RC1 (1/2)

Ok, since there are many products coming out (both commercial and free) here it comes what I hope it...

Author: David Hernández Díez Date: 10/05/2006

Enterprise Library v3 Roadmap

Ok. We are all set, after a phase of feedback and polls here it comes the new features of the...

Author: David Hernández Díez Date: 10/05/2006

Mocking HttpContext

I have been working on a proof of concept of unit testing with Visual Studio Team System for one of...

Author: David Hernández Díez Date: 09/21/2006

Microsoft XNA Game Studio Express Beta 1

Yes, I must admit that I am deviating the purpose of this blog (enterprise development) a little too...

Author: David Hernández Díez Date: 08/30/2006

Introduction

Ok, so here we are ... In front of a blank page trying to write something. I hope this will happen...

Author: David Hernández Díez Date: 08/30/2006