Saturday, January 28, 2012

Performance profiling in Visual Studio under Virtual Machine (Sampling VS Instrumentation)

The bad news is that Visual Studio’s own, excellent Performance Profiler does not support Sampling under any virtual machine environment ...

Fast, generic circular queue (array) in .NET

I had a simple problem: had to use a generic queue to store my temporary results before a worker thread can pick them up. The problem i...

Tuesday, January 24, 2012

Dangerous currents

Living at the ocean we see this sign frequently - but it is never for us, right? Last weekend, I learned painfully to pay attention...

Blogger sweats

I always thought it's easy to set up a blog. And it is - if you are fine with what you get. Well, the thing is, we, in IT, are never ...

Open source hits back

When open source / free model hurts you After a couple of baby steps into the open source world, instead of a nice welcome it just...