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bio website brian-driscoll.com
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I am a professional software engineer with 5 years of freelance and 3 years of full-time experience. I hold a B.S.Ed in Secondary Mathematics Education from Temple University and an M.S. in Software Engineering from Drexel University. My skillset lies primarily in designing and developing business information systems, both on the desktop and on the web.

Languages, frameworks, and platforms I use frequently are:

  • C#
  • T-SQL
  • ASP.NET
  • Silverlight
  • ASP.NET MVC
  • WCF
  • WinForms
  • WPF
  • PHP
  • MySQL
  • Javascript
  • CSS
  • Actionscript 2.0

Languages, frameworks, and platforms I use less frequently are:

  • Java
  • PL/SQL
  • jQuery
  • Ext.JS
  • Actionscript 3.0
  • Apex (Force.com)

I dabble in (read: have VERY LIMITED experience with) the following:

  • Ruby
  • Python
  • Haskell

I currently hold the following certifications:

  • MCTS: .NET Framework 4, Data Access

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comment Selling LINQ To Management
@sooprise eh, it's ok. for your reference there's also Linq-to-Entities, Linq-to-Objects, and Linq-to-XML. I use Linq a lot with collections and XML myself, but it's also helpful for DB.
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comment Selling LINQ To Management
@sooprise the fact that you're creating a DB ml file should give it away.
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comment How do quick & dirty programmers know they got it right?
-1 for writing any kind of _______Manager class.
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comment Has anyone done CSDP certification?
computer.org/portal/web/certification/why_certify/employers has a list of companies that employ CSDP cert holders; obviously that's no clear indication of its value, but should be somewhat helpful...
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answered How do you break down a new project with an existing mega PHP site?
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answered Client contracts as a sole proprietor - What should be in the contract?
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comment Why isn't protection against SQL injection a high priority?
Blame the blogs. Oh, and W3Schools...
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