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IntelliTect’s New Normal During the Pandemic

The pandemic is redefining normal, forcing us to move out of our comfort zones, look for potential pivots, and optimize the circumstances into an opportunity. This response to the pandemic takes on several forms for us. We’re Expanding! While most of our team continues to work from home, we’ve begun construction in the basement of […]

6 Steps to Automate Publishing a VSIX Extension with DevOps

Use Azure DevOps Extension Tasks to add a Visual Studio Extension Publishing Task to your pipeline. Microsoft recently released the Azure DevOps Extension Tasks tool for Azure DevOps that makes it easy to add a Visual Studio Extension publishing task to a pipeline, but I wasn’t able to find any layman’s documentation on setting it […]

LEGACY: Manipulate Threads with System.Threading

Using an older .NET framework? Check out these system.threading tips to directly manipulate threads without the task abstraction. While writing the 7th edition of Essential C# 8.0, I realized that it was time to pull out the content on system.threading- focusing instead on Parallel Extensions (System.Threading.Tasks). Parallel Extensions is generally preferred because it allows you […]

Maintaining Impactful Leadership During The COVID-19 Crisis

All industries around the globe are impacted by the COVID-19 Pandemic. This isn’t a new or shocking statement. Some businesses, like Netflix, are thriving. Others, like our favorite local restaurants, aren’t all so lucky. But, how do we lead during the crisis? Those of us fortunate enough to transition our onsite staff to an entirely […]