Unit Test Your .NET Data Access Layer

Learn how to use NUnit and some related tools for successfully support testing a Data Access Layer for ASP.NET applications. Test driven development (TDD) has grown in popularity recently, especially with the growth of the Extreme Programming (XP) methodology. NUnit is a unit testing tool built for .NET, which follows [continue reading...]

Web-based Database Administration

Maybe this is old news for some of you guys. Anyways, I’ve been using two such ASP.NET applications which allow remote database administration via a web interface. It’s very useful when you don’t have ready access (specially on client locations) to SQL Server Enterprise Manager or when the internet connectivity [continue reading...]

IBM Rational Solution for .NET Developers

Recently I recieved?the product evaluation CD for IBM Rational XDE Developer Plus (.NET Edition). XDE combines visual modeling, runtime analysis and testing from inside the Visual Studio .NET IDE. Some?other XDE features are:

  • Roundtrip engineering (Visual C# .NET, Visual Basic .NET, and ASP.NET)
  • Automatic or on demand code synchronization
  • Free-form
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