Mark Michaelis

Mark Michaelis Principal, CEO, Chief Technical Architect

A premier authority in development technologies with recognized coding expertise and proven training methods, IntelliTect’s CEO delivers customized strategic technology consulting to CIOs, technology executives and industry leaders. Recognized by Microsoft as a Regional Director in 2007 and distinguished Microsoft MVP for C# and Visual Studio Team System since 1996, this CEO has honed his engineering skills by serving on several Microsoft software design review teams, including C#, Azure, the Connected Systems Division and Visual Studio Team System ALM.

A regular speaker at developer conferences around the world and has written numerous articles and books – Essential C# 7.0 is his most recent. Click here for a blog with links to past articles and media appearances. IntelliTect’s founder continues to attract elite team members with proven expertise in utilizing best practice application lifecycle management and software engineering practices to deliver quality solutions on time, in scope and within budget.

When not bonding with his computer, this leader is searching for his next adventure with his wife Elisabeth and three children, Benjamin, Hanna and Abigail.

 

Blogs by Mark

Industry 4.0 Demystified (VIDEO)

Industry 4.0 – Thriving in Tomorrow’s Cyber-Physical World, Today *UPDATE – Scroll for full video from my September 2019 presentation: Thriving in the Cyber-Physical Revolution. The pinnacle of data gathering is happening now. Facebook, Google and Apple are the big players, but know it or not, there are untold lesser names tracking everything we do. […]

Essential .NET: .NET Reunified – Microsoft’s Plans for .NET 5 (MSDN)

When Microsoft announced .NET 5 at Microsoft Build 2019 in May, it marked an important step forward for developers working across desktop, Web, mobile, cloud and device platforms. In fact, .NET 5 is that rare platform update that unifies divergent frameworks, reduces code complexity and significantly advances cross-platform reach. This is no small task. Microsoft […]

Essential .NET: Parse the Command Line with System.CommandLine (MSDN)

Going all the way back to. NET Framework 1.0, I’ve been astounded that there’s been no simple way for developers to parse the command line of their applications. Applications start execution from the Main method, but the arguments are passed in as an array (string[] args) with no differentiation between which items in the array […]

IntelliTect Today: Mark Michaelis’ Five Vital Reasons to Migrate to ASP.NET Core

Microsoft’s ASP.NET Core provides an open-source platform for efficiently building high-performance websites with cross-platform capabilities. Mark Michaelis, CEO of IntelliTect, has traveled throughout the US teaching developers how to take their existing code and upgrade it to the efficient ASP.NET Core framework that requires users to install only what they need to host websites. At […]