Rock Your Code :Coding Standards for Microsoft .NET – 7th Edition

I'm excited to announce the 7th edition on my coding standards book for Microsoft .NET 5! This book is a compilation of common Microsoft .NET coding standards in use today. In the past, for languages like Visual Basic, Microsoft published coding standards in a single document that developers could follow or use as a basis … Continue reading Rock Your Code :Coding Standards for Microsoft .NET – 7th Edition

Not “Super” Code with Over 7,000 Violations

I have been analyzing code for issues for a very long time. In this article, I will share what I found at a recent contract I was working on. I have analyzed some bad solutions in my career, and this is hands down one of the worse I have done in recent memory. I will show you just some of the over 7K violations. The biggest issue with this solution, which is in production, is the very poor architecture it has. Honestly, I do not know if there was any architecture for these 7 projects.

Analyzing Code for Issues: .NET Memory Profiler

I have stated many, many times, “Performance affects memory and memory affects performance”. None of the code analysis tools I've written about will find every issue when it comes to memory and performance issue. The only way to find the rest is by using a memory profiler tool on running code near to production machine setup as possible.