Month: September 2015

SQL Server Performance Debugging Tips

Earlier this week I was tasked with troubleshooting some SQL Server performance issues. I am developing a highly multi-threaded application that is┬ácalling updates and inserts asynchronously to my SQL Server instance. I was running into some issues with some threads blocking other threads from running and also trying to figure out if we needed to…

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Make Me Think

Good software is typically developed with the idea that it should be easy and intuitive for the user to use.┬áDon’t Make Me Think is a book written by Steve Krug about human-computer interaction and usability that stresses that this interaction should come with the least friction, so little in fact, that the interaction should be…

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