Using Databases for Configuration Values

What is it and why would it ever be useful? The idea of storing configuration values in a database has been around for years.  The main appeal to it has always been the flexibility and ease of managing configurations in production environments.  E.g.  Simply connect to the database and change the value. It is very[…]

My Favourite free Visual Studio 2015 Extensions for .Net Developers

In the absence of ReSharper ReSharper is often referred to as a “Must have” Visual Studio extension for .Net developers.  The problem is that ReSharper costs quite a lot of money and for many can impact the performance of Visual Studio to a negative degree.  Productivity Power Tools Format code on Save (Removing unused usings &  formatting[…]