Tag: C#
Dealing with SQL Performance (for .Net developers)

Introduction I use Entity Framework… what do I care about SQL Performance? It seems all too often that the answer to dealing with SQL is now to use an Object-Relational Mapping (ORM) tool to avoid SQL like the plague when talking to .Net developers.  Some of the reasons for this are that SQL contains black […]

Escape from C# / Into the Swift Trenches – Part 1

Introduction In my previous post I introduced the Swift language from the perspective of a C# developer, demonstrating some of the more obvious differences between the two languages. In this series, I will be digging much deeper into the language itself. I will be covering just some of the of the differences (and similarities) between […]

Introduction to Swift (for C#.NET developers)

Introduction I’m a .NET developer and I love Microsoft! Why should I care about Swift? The Swift language is gaining wide adoption at an accelerated rate. According to the TIOBE Index for 2015, Swift increased quite a bit in popularity in just one year (from 25th place in 2014 to 14th place in 2015). It […]