June 2008

Dev Express Grids – Phil Shepard

Phil reviewed Dev Express grids from a .Net and Visual Studio perspective demonstrating the capabilies of the component and how he manages the large number of properties it has.

SQL Generation Using Method Chaining – Richard King

Richard demonstrated generating SQL in an application offering many user selectable queries and optional conditions which can be applied to the selected queries. A technique known as “method chaining” was used to write the code which is very readable (even if it is not Queen’s English), is easy to write, extend and maintain.

Richards Presentation:: Notes of the presentation as RTF