Speaker: Robert Green

Design Patterns: Factories

This is the sixth of an eight part series where Robert is joined by Phil Japikse to discuss design patterns. A design pattern is a best practice you can use in your code to solve a common problem.  In this episode, Phil demonstrates the Simple Factory, Factory Method and Abstract Factory patterns. The Simple Factory […]

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TWC9: Windows Community, Open Source @ Microsoft, NuGet gets a New Look and much more…

This week on Channel 9, guest hosts Robert Green and Scott Klein discuss the week’s top developer news, including; [00:44] Windows Community [01:33] Windows Template Studio 1.2 released! [Clint Rutkas], aka.ms/wts  [02:38] NuGet.org Gets a Facelift [Jon Chu] [03:45] Open Source at Microsoft [05:09] PowerShell 6.0 Roadmap: CoreCLR, Backwards Compatibility, and More! [Joey Aiello] [06:45] […]

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DEVintersection Countdown Show on Visual Studio 2017 with Robert Green

Robert Green and Richard Campbell talk about some of the cool new features coming in Visual Studio 2017. Some of Robert’s favorites include the ability to rapidly build and deploy onto Azure – built right into Visual Studio! You can see Robert Green on stage at DEVintersection May 21 – 24 in Orlando at the […]

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Using Espresso Tests

In this episode, Donovan Brown is joined by Adam Barlow, who shows how to use Espresso tests with Xamarin Test Cloud and Visual Studio Team Services. He shows how to leverage your existing Espresso tests with in your continuous integration build. For more information on the Xamarin Test Cloud, see the Test Cloud website.

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New Delivery Plan Extension

In this episode, Donovan Brown is joined by Elliott Perry, who shows the new Delivery Plan extension in Visual Studio Team Services. He shows how to use the Delivery Plan and how we use it internally at Microsoft. For more information on the Delivery Plans, see the Delivery Plan extension.

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Extensions in Visual Studio 2017

In this episode, Robert is joined by Justin Clareburt, who shows us what users of extensions can expect in Visual Studio 2017. Justin first reviews the new setup experience, because that impacts extensions. Among the things he shows are lightweight solution loading [07:35], how you can monitor the performance of extensions and see whether they are […]

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Entity Framework Core

In this episode, Robert is joined by Julie Lerman, who takes us on a deep-dive tour of many of the features that are new in Entity Framework Core. Julie covers: Overview of Entity Framework Core [00:35] Migrating an existing .NET Core project that uses project.json to use the new MSBuild based tooling [04:12] Field mappings […]

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Visual Studio Tools for Azure Functions

In this episode, Robert is joined by Andrew Hall, who shows us a preview of tools for building Azure Functions for Visual Studio 2015. Azure Functions provide event-based serverless computing that make it easy to develop and scale your application, paying only for the resources your code consumes during execution. Andrew shows how to create a […]

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SOLID Design Patterns

In this episode, Robert is joined by Phil Japikse for a chat about design patterns. Software design patterns have been around long before the MVC Framework gained momentum. Phil starts with a review of Robert C. Martin’s (Uncle Bob) SOLID macronym. After building the proper foundation,he reviews several design patterns, their C# implementation and when and […]

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SQL Server Extension for Visual Studio Code

In this episode, Robert is joined by Eric Kang, who shows the SQL Server extension for Visual Studio Code. With this extension, you can connect to SQL Server, Azure SQL Database and SQL Data Warehouses, create and manage connection profiles and most recently used connections, write T-SQL scripts with IntelliSense and Go to Definition, execute your […]

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Getting started with PHP, Java, and SQL Server on Linux

Getting started with PHP, Java, and SQL Server on Linux

In this episode, Dmitry is joined by Meet Bhagdev and Andrea Lam, who show us how to get started with programming apps in PHP and Java connecting to SQL Server on Linux. PHP and Java both have open sourced connectors that can be used by applications to connect to SQL Server anywhere (on-premises or in […]

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TWC9: Last Show of 2016

TWC9: Last Show of 2016

This week on Channel 9, Scott Klein and Robert Green discuss the week’s top developer news, including; [00:40] Cortana to open up to new devices and developers with Cortana Skills Kit and Cortana Devices SDK [03:09] More Ways to Make Smart Bots [Colleen Estrada], QnA Maker [04:56] Updating Visual Studio 2017 Release Candidate [John Montgomery] […]

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