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Michael A. Volz
Works at Senior Software Developer .Net / Self-Employed
Attended Gymnasium Sedanstrasse / Wuppertal
Lived in Düsseldorf, Germany
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"Even the best teams will have debt to deal with as a project goes on - even more reason not to recklessly overload it with crummy code." #TechnicalDebt
People argue about whether some kinds of bad code count as Technical Debt. I prefer to focus on the interest/principal decision, and recognize debt has different causes.
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"Designers use many tools and while they should understand how their designs are implemented, it should not be a requirement for them to implement their own designs into HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. " #FrontendDevelopment
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At an enterprise event in San Francisco today, BlackBerry announced a partnership that will offer a new level of security to Android phones. Launching early next year, the program will integrate...
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Event-driven service will allocate resources automatically.
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Today's post was written by Jay Sethna, product marketing manager for the Yammer team. Today marks an important milestone with the release of Office 365 sign-in for Yammer, a feature allowing users to access Yammer with their Office 365 credentials and to work across Office 365 applications with ...
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"Without writing a line of code we have a scalable, high performance image processing server hosted in Azure." #Azure #ImageResizer
In this post I cover how to set up a high performance image processing service using Image Resizer and Microsoft Azure.
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"The best conversations are with people who spend most of their time listening. The number of times you've posted in a given topic is not a leaderboard; it's a record of failing to communicate." 
26 Nov 2014. Because Reading is Fundamental. Most discussions show a bit of information next to each user: What message does this send? The only number you can control printed next to your name is post count. Everyone who reads this will see your current post count. The more you post, ...
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We would like to join the current public announcements of Microsoft's stronger focus on open source, with the news that Thinktecture's IdentityServer and IdentityManager have become part of the .NET Foundation. This allows our two Frameworks to grow alongside such notable projects as the .
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With the multitude of devices, we no longer have complete control over how icons will look. Annarita Tranfici looks at solutions to tackle this challenge.
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"Already, the National Cancer Institute has signed on. The organisation said it would pay $19 million to upload copies of its 2.6 petabyte (1 petabyte = 1000 terabytes) Cancer Genome Atlas to Google Genomics and Amazon’s data center. And at least 3,500 genomes from public projects can already be found on Google Genomics. The prices for Amazon and Google’s storage centers are reasonable, Stanford physicist Somalee Datta told MIT."  #Google #Cloud
Google wants to help university labs and hospitals store their clients’ genomes in the cloud, and they’re calling the effort "Google Genomics." Google wants researchers to "explore genetic...
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Work
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Senior Software Developer .Net // C#, Asp.Net, Windows Store apps, Windows Azure
Skills
C#, Asp.Net, Windows Store apps, Windows Azure
Employment
  • Senior Software Developer .Net / Self-Employed
    Software Developer .Net, 2004 - present
  • Chronocycle GmbH
    Software Developer .Net, 2003 - 2004
  • Cittadino GmbH
    Software Developer .Net, 2000 - 2003
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Previously
Düsseldorf, Germany - Salem, Germany - Wuppertal, Germany - Langenfeld, Germany - Leichlingen, Germany - Solingen, Germany
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Smartphone geek & programmer | aka. Flynn
Introduction

Developing .Net code since 2000 and internet websites/applications since 1994; I am a PC, an IT Pro and a big smartphone geek and I am very passionate about code...

Working on a daily basis with:

  • Visual Studio / .Net
  • ASP.Net MVC  / Modern (Metro) UI / C# / WCF
  • xHTML5 / CSS3 / AJAX / JavaScript / jQuery / TypeScript
  • Entity Framework / T-SQL / SQL
  • Webservices / WebAPI / REST / SOAP / XML
Education
  • Gymnasium Sedanstrasse / Wuppertal
  • Herder Schule / Wuppertal
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Male
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Flynn, Flynn0r