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Mitch Wheat has been working as a professional programmer since 1984, graduating with a honours degree in Mathematics from Warwick University, UK in 1986. He moved to Perth in 1995, having worked in software houses in London and Rotterdam. He has worked in the areas of mining, electronics, research, defence, financial, GIS, telecommunications, engineering, and information management. Mitch has worked mainly with Microsoft technologies (since Windows version 3.0) but has also used UNIX. He holds the following Microsoft certifications: MCPD (Web and Windows) using C# and SQL Server MCITP (Admin and Developer). His preferred development environment is C#, .Net Framework and SQL Server. Mitch has worked as an independent consultant for the last 10 years, and is currently involved with helping teams improve their Software Development Life Cycle. His areas of special interest lie in performance tuning
Friday, March 06, 2009
10 Papers Every Programmer Should Read
Michael Feathers (Working Effectively with Legacy Code) has posted an interesting read, 10 Papers Every Programmer Should Read (At Least Twice) over at ObjectMentor. He gives a brief synopsis of each and why he thinks programmers should read them. I've read 4 of them previously and those were thought provoking. There are some interesting links in the comments as well.
MSN, Email: mitch døt wheat at gmail.com