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C# is Great, But…

When I get excited about something, I tend to be fairly tolerant of minor shortcomings. The same concept applies to some of my favorite technologies. The relatively new C# programming language is a perfect example. I have been using C# for a little over a year now, and I am very happy with it. The .NET Framework offers some exciting…


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From Open Source to Microsoft

After almost a year of investigation, market analysis, and contemplation, I have decided to shift from Perl/PHP/MySQL to a Microsoft ASP.NET/ADO.NET architecture, focusing on C# development. This change will affect my current college enrollment, career goals, and all of my websites I currently own and/or manage. Why, after investing so much time in learning the LAMP (Linux/Apache/MySQL/Perl/PHP) platform, would I…