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Starts With Query Pattern - Windows Azure Table Design Patterns

This post is part of a series of posts that aims to capture a number of emerging design patterns for the Windows Azure Platform. This series will begin by tackling emerging design patterns for Windows Azure Table storage.The Starts With Query Pattern enables performance optimised begins with part... ... Read more >

Chronological Query Pattern - Windows Azure Table Design Patterns

This post is part of a series of posts that aims to capture a number of emerging design patterns for the Windows Azure Platform. This series will begin with emerging design patterns for Windows Azure Table storage. The Chronological Query Pattern aims to support queries that must return data in ... ... Read more >

Transactional Master-Item Record Pattern - Windows Azure Table Design Patterns

This post is part of a series of posts that aims to capture a number of emerging design patterns for the Windows Azure Platform. This series will begin by tackling emerging design patterns for Windows Azure Table storage. The Transactional Master-Item Record Pattern ensures that modifications to... ... Read more >

Table Name Key Pattern - Windows Azure Table Design Patterns

This post is part of a series of posts that aims to capture a number of emerging design patterns for the Windows Azure Platform. This series will begin with emerging design patterns for Windows Azure Table storage. The Table Name Key Pattern enables the key for an entity to be extended beyond th... ... Read more >

Hash Partitioning Pattern - Windows Azure Table Design Patterns

The Hash Partitioning Pattern aims to improve the performance of parallel and batch queries. Example As part of the pre-processing done for Wikipedia Explorer, the HTML/XML representation of a Wikipedia page is converted in to a set of POCO objects and the incoming and outbound links are analyse... ... Read more >

Dot Net Solutions featured in the Financial Times

Dot Net Solutions featured in the Financial Times

Dot Net Solutions is featured within the Financial Times. CEO Dan Scarfe argues that business planning is something analagous to software planning - something which is challenging. Agile development encourages short, iterative development periods, something which works equally well in business planning. ... Read more >

Dot Net Solutions presents: Parting the clouds - what does it mean to your business?

Dot Net Solutions presents: Parting the clouds - what does it mean to your business?

Dot Net has teamed up with Microsoft and Adam Street to deliver a must-attend event on the 2nd June in London. If your company is interested in the cloud this event is for you. ... Read more >

Quantitative evaluation of office coffee machines

As a little treat for the developers and customers at Dot Net Solutions we’re buying a new coffee machine. We’re a pretty diverse bunch: several people have coffee machines at home and have emotional attachments to different brands, and there are tea drinkers who may be served adequately by some... ... Read more >