Tag: .NET Compact Framework

Performance and Memory Management Improvements with Windows Embedded Handheld

Performance and Memory Management Improvements with Windows Embedded Handheld

| September 4, 2011 | 0 Comments

It should be no surprise that over 80% of enterprise handhelds shipped are running Windows Mobile or Windows Embedded Handheld.

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Confronting the Consumerization of IT with Microsoft MEAP

Confronting the Consumerization of IT with Microsoft MEAP

| January 27, 2011 | 4 Comments

CIOs are asking for help in confronting the tidal wave of mobile devices entering the enterprise.  IT departments have raised the white flag as attempts to block consumer-focused smartphones and tablets have failed.  The Consumerization of IT has been a growing trend fueled by cloud-delivered services and compelling mobile devices with wireless capabilities.  This trend […]

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SQL Server Compact 4.0 Lands on the Web

SQL Server Compact 4.0 Lands on the Web

| January 17, 2011 | 0 Comments

With the new version 4.0, the little-database-that-could has grown up into a powerful server database ready to take on the web.

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Discover the future of Windows Phone 7 in the Enterprise at Tech Ed North America 2010

Discover the future of Windows Phone 7 in the Enterprise at Tech Ed North America 2010

| June 5, 2010 | 1 Comment

Ten years ago, we created the Pocket PC and Compaq launched the iPAQ. This would become the most compelling Mobile Enterprise Application Platform of the last decade.  In 2006 I created the Windows Mobile Line of Business Accelerator to help jumpstart the efforts of corporate developers + enterprise ISVs with advanced tools and technologies like […]

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Making MEAP Real

Making MEAP Real

| February 1, 2010 | 2 Comments

After all the logical diagrams of Microsoft MEAP and spelling out how it meets Gartner’s critical capabilities, I thought I’d show you a picture that provides a more concrete view of what our MEAP offering looks like. Hopefully, this will better crystallize how Microsoft lines up with those critical capabilities and how our reusable mobile […]

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Interview with Rob @ Tech Ed Europe 2009

Interview with Rob @ Tech Ed Europe 2009

| December 23, 2009 | 0 Comments

Check out the interview I did with David Goon at Tech Ed Europe 2009 in Berlin.  I discuss Microsoft’s Mobile Enterprise Application Platform and talk about how it aligns with Gartner’s MEAP critical capabilities and how it can save money for companies. With the tidal wave of mobile and wireless technologies sweeping across both the consumer and […]

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MemMaker for the .NET Compact Framework

MemMaker for the .NET Compact Framework

| April 23, 2009 | 1 Comment

Does everyone remember the good old days of DOS when we used to spend our time making more of the 640 KB memory space available for our drivers, programs, TSRs and even Windows?  Things like QEMM, HIMEM.SYS and EMM386.EXE bring back fond memories for me.  We had this one slot and Billg said we’d never […]

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