MvcBuildViews is incompatible with Web Deploy

I implemented Web Deploy Packaging in my Business Intelligence application and found that it breaks MvcBuildViews. This happens because Web Deploy copies the components required for deployment into a sub-folder (under obj folder), duplicating the […]

Designing the business intelligence application

A well designed application provides a foundation of infrastructural services that can be leveraged by developers. This article takes a look at building the skeleton of a business intelligence application with ASP.NET MVC 3. ASP.NET […]

Windows Phone 7 Dollar Key

I was writing an email today on the Windows Phone 7 and goodness me, where is the dollar ($) key? The keyboard setting for Australia is English (UK) and the only visible currency symbol is […]

Open standards are good for business

Several large vendor contracts have been renewed recently in the Australian banking sector. They have followed a similar theme with some very public dialogue about the banks wanting to reduce their IT spend e.g. joint […]

Business Intelligence Portal Design

The current approach to building business intelligence portals utilises Web 2.0 best practices in software development, with a key strategy focused on open standards. This is achieved in a web based interface by appropriate use […]