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by Marc Clifton
Build a Metadata Designer for the CX Dynamic Composition Framework.
by Ahmed Negm
This article introduces how to create and manage .NET enterprise applications using your favorite technology (Data Access Application Block, LINQ, NHibernate, ASMX, and WCF) with the Model Driven Development approach by Sculpture.
by SBJ
A Model-View-Controller Framework that integrates with the MFC Doc/View architecture
by Victor Nakoryakov
This article covers a selection of best practices related to the internals of the project “sandbox”. The sandbox is understood as a folder with a complete structure containing the source files of a specific product.

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by Chad Z. Hower aka Kudzu
As software developers, piracy is something that affects us all. You might not see it directly if you work for a large company but you still have an interest in who is using your company's software. If you work for a small company or are a solo developer, piracy hits a lot closer to home.
by Eduardo Antonio Cecilio Fernandes
This is yet another article explaining Scrum, explanning how it works and giving my perspectives on the framework.
by Chad Z. Hower aka Kudzu
Logical layers within n-tier systems should be designed to interact and be influenced by neighboring layers only. This restriction is often violated which is detrimental to the system. In this article I will discuss why this is common, the consequences, and why we should focus on layer isolationism.
by Chad Z. Hower aka Kudzu
Over the years we have moved from desktop, to client server, to 3-tier, to n-tier, to service orientation. In the process though many things have changed, but many habits have remained. This article discusses what we are doing wrong, and the possible solutions.

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