How Macromedia Missed the ASP.NET 2.0 Boat

Posted by: Imar Spaanjaars at Thursday, April 06, 2006 10:37:30 PM in: Imar's Blogs
Over the past couple of weeks, I received a number of e-mails from visitors to this web site, asking me about what I use for development, and about my opinion on Macromedia's Dreamweaver 8 and ASP.NET integration, be it version 1.x or 2.0. Considering the fact I wrote books about both Dreamweaver and ASP.NET 2.0, that question makes sense.
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New RSS Feature Launched!

Posted by: Imar Spaanjaars at Friday, March 31, 2006 9:22:30 PM in: Imar's Blogs
As of today, you can also access my site's content through RSS.
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They're Finally Here!!!

Posted by: Imar Spaanjaars at Thursday, March 30, 2006 1:14:31 PM in: Imar's Blogs
Today, I finally received my own ten copies of the book ASP.NET 2.0 Instant Results.
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Interesting ADO.NET Tracing Article

Posted by: Imar Spaanjaars at Wednesday, March 08, 2006 8:02:36 PM in: Imar's Blogs

I just came home from the Dutch Microsoft Developer Days in Amsterdam. I visited a lot of interesting talks, including one on Atlas by Scott Guthrie and one on LINQ by Erik Meijer.

I also visited a session called "ADO.NET 2.0: Base classes, factories, and schemas and tracing" by Bob Beauchemin where he showed an interesting Trace feature for ADO.NET (besides a whole lot of other interesting stuff on ADO.NET 2.0).

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A Few More Days Until My New Book is Out....

Posted by: Imar Spaanjaars at Tuesday, March 07, 2006 7:15:15 PM in: Imar's Blogs
It won't be long until my new book is finally released. Just two more weeks or so and it'll be available in the stores. I am expecting my own copies to be shipped every day now...
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New ASP.NET 2.0 Site is Live!

Posted by: Imar Spaanjaars at Thursday, February 23, 2006 11:35:03 PM in: Imar's Blogs
Tonight I put my new web site live, completely built in ASP.NET V2.
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Finished Writing on ASP.NET 2.0 Instant Results

Posted by: Imar Spaanjaars at Thursday, December 08, 2005 2:58:44 PM in: Imar's Blogs
Today I finished writing on my new book called ASP.NET 2.0 Instant Results. At 2:40 p.m. I sent in my last chapter and other related materials.
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RTM Versions of Visual Studio 2005 Available!

Posted by: Imar Spaanjaars at Monday, October 31, 2005 7:03:42 PM in: Imar's Blogs
Yoohoo, just before the weekend, Microsoft released the RTM (final) versions of Visual Studio 2005 and SQL Server 2005.
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Long Time Off-Line

Posted by: Imar Spaanjaars at Sunday, September 18, 2005 10:18:15 AM in: Imar's Blogs
Some of you may have noticed that my web site was off-line for a long time. The site went down at the end of August and is only up again for a few days...
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The Microsoft Enterprise Library

Posted by: Imar Spaanjaars at Monday, March 07, 2005 10:12:30 PM in: Imar's Blogs
I recently downloaded and installed the Microsoft Enterprise Library and I must say it's an amazing piece of technology. I've been using several of the separate Application Blocks in the past and they have saved me a lot of development time.
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