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philly.net Code Camp 2008.3 Presentation and Code

I blogged about presenting at the philly.net Code Camp a couple of months ago. This past weekend I went to Philadelphia, PA to participate in the philly.net Code Camp 2008.3. I had such a great time there, meeting many of the other presenters and attendees. In my talk, there were some great points that...

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Telligent and Intel

Telligent now has an investor - Intel Capital ! Intel Capital is investing 20 million dollars in our company, so exciting times are ahead of us here. Like I said earlier , we are hiring bright, energetic people and if you are interested please contact me at (dpenton AT telligent DOT com)....

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Thread Safety through Self-Loading Collections

I recently published a new article on ASPAlliance - Thread Safety through Self-Loading Collections . In this article I show some [what I consider to be] more appropriate uses for locking and ways to simplify your API. Let me know what you think! This is also a concept that I'll be speaking on for some...

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philly.NET/PSSUG Code Camp - 11 Oct 2008

I'll be speaking at the philly.NET Code Camp on 11 October 2008 on the topic "Increasing Developer Productivity With SQL Server". I've spoke on this topic at the NorthDallas.net user group and the Forth Worth DNUG as well. I've added some material to it since then. I hope to see you there!...

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Telligent and Your Future

I joined Telligent in August of 2006. I believe it to be one of the smartest business choices of my life. No, I'm not saying that to win points or any nonsense like that. Telligent is a company of growth, technology, and good people that I can call friends. I am able to work on the technologies that...

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Event Calendar for GraffitiCMS

I did some brief searching for an event calendar for GraffitiCMS , but I didn't find anything that quite fit the bill. What I wanted was to to be able mark a post as an event (as in with a date) and then be able to show some information about that event in the sidebar, in calendar format. So, after a...

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Forth Worth .Net Users Group - 11 Nov 2008

I'll be speaking at the Forth Worth .Net Users Group on 11 November 2008 with the same topic from my previous UG talk : "HttpRuntime.Cache Management and Thread Safety". I hope to see you there. UPDATE: code download...

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NorthDallas.Net Users Group - 5 Nov 2008

I'll be speaking at the North Dallas .Net User Group on 5 November 2008. My topic is "HttpRuntime.Cache Management and Thread Safety" and I hope to see you there.

Raleigh Code Camp - 15 Nov 2008

I will be speaking at the Raleigh, NC Code Camp on 15 Nov 2008. The topic: HttpRuntime.Cache Management and Thread Safety. There will be several other places that I'll be speaking on this topic - I'll post more details to come.

HttpRuntime.Cache Management

I recently started publishing articles with AspAlliance . The first one was A New Approach to HttpRuntime.Cache Management . It's been a topic that I have done quite a bit of work on and I felt that certain aspects were going unnoticed. I hope you enjoy reading it as much as I had writing it....

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