March, 2014

April 14, 2014 – SQL Server Optimization for Developers

Talk Summary Database optimization is a critical component of overall application performance, and sub-optimal configurations can limit reliability, scalability, and the user experience. Unfortunately, many developers see database monitoring and optimization as a black art – something that’s better left to production and operations specialists. This presentation will focus on practical, real-world methods for monitoring [...]

March 10, 2013 – Fiddler

Talk Summary Fiddler is the world’s most popular web debugging tool, used by developers, testers, and other web technologists worldwide. In this talk, I’ll show how to fully exploit Fiddler to debug traffic from client applications, devices, and web services. We’ll cover the latest enhancements to Fiddler to enable debugging on Windows 8’s new application [...]