Todays date: Saturday, January 31st 2015
Our recent SharePointFest challenged users to take an interesting photo including BridgePoint branded gum packages. And the Winner IS...
It is very easy for a developer to use classes generated by their ORM of choice (such as Entity Framework) as data models in an ASP MVC application. The reasons for doing so are straightforward. If we didn't reuse the classes, we would have to remake them. Creating a second class with essentially properties of the first class seems to defeat the purpose of code re-use. As developers we're trained to the point of rote to not like such patterns. They create extra work and inefficiency.
Our internal network slows to a crawl, the long holiday weekend looms large ahead of us. Clients are calling, PTO for employees is starting. This is a terrible time for primary communications to be a problem!
If you’re like me, when you are putting a project plan together you want to budget some room overhead for PM oversight of a project. This is a variable figure, depending mostly on how long […]
Entity Framework, and other ORM tools like it, make our jobs easier. The cost of building data classes, and maintaining them over time, becomes much lower as these tools take over the mapping and […]
As BridgePoint Technologies in Oak Brook celebrates its 10th anniversary, the information technology company continues to build on a track record of providing cutting-edge solutions for clients throughout the Chicago area.
Specializing in custom applications, mobile […]
BridgePoint would like to congratulate John Monaghan on passing the 070-410 (Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012) exam. BridgePoint would also like to congratulate Ray Barker for passing the Microsoft 070-411 (Administering Windows Server 2012) exam. Both […]
BridgePoint Technologies has been selected for the 2013 Illinois Excellence Award amongst all its peers and competitors by the US Trade & Commerce Institute (USTCI).
Each year the USTCI conducts business surveys and industry research to […]
Recently, leaders from across the IT industry gathered at Chicago’s SharePoint Fest for three days of comprehensive training and learning seminars. SharePoint Fest Chicago, which ran from October 7-9, allowed executives and industry thought-leaders to […]
BridgePoint Technologies is celebrating the ninth anniversary of its founding in 2004 by President and CEO Michael Millhouse, Vice President Brian Sharp, Vice President and COO Laura Barker and Vice President and CTO John Gavilan. […]