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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 […]

Spotlight: Child Survival Programs

Making a difference in Kenya and Tanzania, one mother at a time. The IntelliTect team is humbled to be a small part of the hard work and unconditional love pouring out through Compassion International’s multiple Child Survival Programs (CSP’s) in South Africa. Partnering with Compassion for the past eight years, IntelliTect has helped fund multiple […]

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 […]