Rob Janssen

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Trouble hiring senior engineers? It's probably you

Undeniably, hiring senior software engineers is hard. However, I don’t buy into the narrative that the market is completely dried out.

A brief history of the UUID

Today we’re releasing ksuid, a Golang library for unique ID generation. It borrows core ideas from the ubiquitous UUID standard, adding time-based ordering and more friendly representation formats.

Everything you should know about certificates and PKI but are too afraid to ask

Certificates and public key infrastructure (PKI) are hard. No shit, right? I know a lot of smart people who’ve avoided this particular rabbit hole. Personally, I avoided it for a long time and felt some shame for not knowing more.

A history of the Amiga, part 12: Red vs. Blue

Debuting at MAGfest this weekend, new film gathers devs and fans across Amiga decades.

Custom Model Binders in Core

Custom Model Binders are a super helpful tool in “binding” a view model in unconventinal ways. There are a few reasons you may find yourself using a custom model binder. We will be focussing on the first reason as it’s the easiest to demonstrate.

F# spoiled me, or why I don’t enjoy C# anymore

This was my primary language, every time I compared it to other popular languages I was happy I accidentally chose it.

Programming Quotes

There are two ways of constructing a software design: One way is to make it so simple that there are obviously no deficiencies and the other way is to make it so complicated that there are no obvious deficiencies.

Every byte explained and reproduced

In this demonstration a client connects to a server, negotiates a TLS 1.3 session, sends "ping", receives "pong", and then terminates the session. Click below to begin exploring. It will do this via an elliptical curve method, using the x25519 curve.

SQL Data Tools In C# - Database Creation, Management, and Deployment in Visual Studio

Full courses: Post: signup: What if I told you that you could create a SQL Database in Visual Studio, manage it like any ot

A fistful of Blazor; Its .NET in the browser - William Tulloch

C# in the browser is that even possible? Apparently so. Blazor is an experimental web application framework out of Microsoft that provides the means to write a Single Page Application using Razor pages and C# running with Web Assembly.In this talk we will go beyond "Hello World" and explore what the

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