Software development, .Net, SQL Server, TDD, Agile, Community and other Odds and Sods
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
Sunday, September 23, 2007
MIT Open Courseware: Advancing Education for Free
I recently posted a short list of links to mathematics resources that I'd come across. I was speaking to a colleague and he mentioned the MIT OpenCourseWare initiative, which I had not heard of:
"OCW shares free lecture notes, exams, and other resources from more than
This collection of lecture notes and examples is nothing short of amazing. It covers a whole range of university level courses, including mathematics.
Thanks to Leigh Mitsopoulos for making me aware of this resource.
MSN, Email: mitch døt wheat at gmail.com