This month obfuscating your code, persisting your data, and a good read on SQL Server 2005.
MSDN Magazine October 2006
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If you want to save, organize, and annotate snapshots of your database data, find an easy way to install and configure Subversion, and automate the organization of your source code, then you'll want to read more about these latest tools.
MSDN Magazine August 2009
In this article, the author delves into some commonly used ways of writing data access code and looks at the effect they can have on performance.
In this installment we look at the Microsoft Chart Controls; Snippet Designer, a free, add-in for Visual Studio 2008 for creating and editing Code Snippets; refactoring SQL applications; and this month's favorite blog.
MSDN Magazine April 2009
This month we look at rich data Web controls for AJAX, HTTP traffic analysis, and more.
MSDN Magazine March 2009
This month Scott shows how to generate realistic test data, visits Dare Obasanjo's blog, and demonstrates color coding code for better readability.
MSDN Magazine October 2008
This month the Toolbox column takes a look at database logging, Joel Spolsky's blog, printing code projects, and ASP.NET reading.
MSDN Magazine May 2008
Michael Howard outlines some of the buffer overrun defenses available in Visual C++ 2005 and beyond.
MSDN Magazine March 2008
This month: help writing SQL code, modeling your database with SubSonic, and a review of Visual Studio Team System: Better Software Development for Agile Teams.
MSDN Magazine Launch 2008
This month, more of the tools you need to get your job done.
MSDN Magazine December 2007
This month, find performance and memory bottlenecks, essential security reading, and more.
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Smart cards are a compelling alternative to the reliance on passwords, which are the weakest link in authentication systems. Get the Windows smart card programming basics here.
MSDN Magazine November 2006
This month we bring you products that let you synchronize data, correct runtime errors, and more.
MSDN Magazine August 2006
MicrosoftÃÂ® Office is one of the most well-known and most-used consumer products. For many people, their only experience with a computer is when using Office, be it checking e-mail, creating presentations, or writing a document.
MSDN Magazine February 2006
Developers have a number of tools at their disposal, but which of these components do you really need to complete your project? Each month we'll analyze the latest software and books to see if they merit inclusion in your toolbox.
MSDN Magazine January 2006
If you want to employ unit testing and test-driven development techniques in your database application development process, you'll have different factors to consider than you do when you're not involving a database. For example, you have to maintain a consistent state within the database and be able to roll back transactions when necessary. This article shows you how to get the best of unit testing for your database apps in a safe, usable manner.
MSDN Magazine June 2005