Rob Tiffany

Tag Archive: Windows Mobile

Sync Framework v4 is now Open Source, and ready to Connect any Device to SQL Server and SQL Azure


Microsoft has brought the power to synchronize data with either SQL Server on-premise or SQL Azure in the cloud to the world of mobility. The profound effects of the Consumerization of IT (CoIT) is blurring the lines between consumers and…
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Performance and Memory Management Improvements with Windows Embedded Handheld


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

Confronting the Consumerization of IT with Microsoft MEAP

Microsoft MEAP

CIOs are asking for help in confronting the tidal wave of mobile devices entering the enterprise and IT departments have raised the white flag as attempts to block consumer-focused smartphones and tablets have failed. The Consumerization of IT has been…
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Reducing SQL Server I/O Contention during Sync :: Tip 1

SAN Storage

The act of tracking changes made by each SQL Server Compact or Silverlight sync subscriber can cause a lot of locking and blocking on the server.