Hi, my name is Marco. Working as a Senior Software Architect at Philips. I'm an Opensource Maintainer and Contributor. If you like my work, consider to sponsor my work.

I wrote my first blog March 2011. Mostly I'm writing on software development. In total I wrote 75 articles in 7 categories. Use search below to filter by title or click a category or tag to filter by tag or category.




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Recap my online year 2012

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The year 2012 was for me a year that went way to fast. In the year 2012 I learned a lot new stuff, wrote several blog posts and read lots of blog posts and articles. First of all I want you to give a list of all blog posts I wrote this year. You can find the complete list here and here JavaScript…

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Secure your web app fluently

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When building a big web application with ASP.NET MVC 3 I ran into a problem to secure my web application in a maintainable way. There are lots of examples with attributes, but this isn't maintainable. So I started searching for other solutions, however most of the information is leaning on those un-maintainable attributes I finally found "Fluent Security". What does Fluent Security offer you? Fluent Security provides a fluent interface for configuring security in ASP.NET MVC. No attributes or…

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Injecting dependencies in MVC3 with Windsor

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In this blog post I will explain how to inject your dependencies into your controllers in a MVC 3 application with Castle Windsor. First of all you need to create a WindsorInstaller. This class is responsible for the configuration of your IoC container. In the above class the first line registers all your controllers with lifestyle configured to Transient. Depending on the lifestyle you choose Windsor will clean all resources. Other lifestyles are Singleton, Pooled, PerWebRequest, PerThread. T…