Monitoring Application Quality with Raygun

Monitoring Application Quality with Raygun

Let's build a .NET Core and Angular single page application and web service, then use Raygun Error Tracking to catch client or server-side defects quickly ...
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My Top 5 Ways to Improve Software Quality from 2019

My Top 5 Ways to Improve Software Quality from 2019

A .NET and TypeScript development manager's top 5 practices for improving software quality from 2019, in no particular order ...
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Technical Debt as Risk

Technical Debt as Risk

Development leadership must partner with the business and manage technical debt as risk in order for it to be fully understood and respected ...
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Experimental C# with Scientist .NET

Experimental C# with Scientist .NET

Scientist .NET, in a nutshell, lets you test experimental code safely without exposing errors or inaccuracy to end users ...
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Migrating to TypeScript

Migrating to TypeScript

Let's discuss TypeScript, its quality benefits, and how to take a legacy JavaScript app and migrate to TypeScript ...
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How C# 8 Helps Software Quality

How C# 8 Helps Software Quality

Take a look at how new C# 8.0 language features available now in .NET Core 3 can help improve the quality of released software ...
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Communicating Tech Debt

Communicating Tech Debt

Many developers feel that product management and executive leadership don’t “get it” when we talk about technical debt. At the same time, if you ask developers about factors vital to the long-term success of a project, paying down technical debt is high ...
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A Love Letter to .NET

A Love Letter to .NET

With Microsoft’s official release of .NET Core 3 today, I want to give you my perspective on .NET and tell you how the platform continues to innovate solutions to modern problems. I’ve been using .NET since beta 2 of the framework back in 2001 and ...
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Action-Oriented C#

Action-Oriented C#

Five years ago I hit a plateau. My code hit a certain level of quality and flexibility and stopped improving. Here’s how I used aspects of functional programming to keep climbing. My code was pretty SOLID, but there was still a lot ...
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Eliminating Nulls in C# with Functional Programming

Eliminating Nulls in C# with Functional Programming

This is a short and sweet article showing how the Option class can bring functional programming concepts to C# codebases and prevent null reference exceptions ...
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The 7 Basic Tools of Software Quality

The 7 Basic Tools of Software Quality

Together, these tools help you analyze software quality and come up with effective visuals for communicating them to others in ways that can be easily understood ...
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Making Defects Impossible

Making Defects Impossible

Certainly we can’t eliminate all types of issues, but the types of issues we can strategically address at the design or language level is growing every year ...
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