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An ORM built by Microsoft and is available as part of .Net framework 3.5 and later.
The elicitation, analysis, specification, verification, and validation of requirements for a software project.
Questions about working together with co-workers or a team. (Teamwork questions are at risk of being "put on hold as off-topic" for being about career advice or education.)
A library is a collection of resources providing data and/or services for developing independent software.
Mnemonics for set of design principles: Single responsibility, Open-closed, Liskov substitution, Interface segregation, Dependency inversion
going away and is part of the STCI burnination effort.
Productivity is a measure of output from a production process, per unit of input.
A relational database is a digital database based on the relational model of data. This model organizes data into one or more tables (or "relations") of columns and rows
for questions about the practice of code review and code walkthroughs. For reviews of existing, working code, please see http://codereview.stackexchange.com
Specific APIs that communicate over web protocols, such as ASP.net Web API, as well as APIs that are exposed to web pages for network communication or apps for device communication
Concurrency is a property of systems in which several processes are executing at the same time.
HyperText Transfer Protocol - a textual system for representing web requests and replies.
In software engineering, continuous integration (CI) implements the continuous building and automated testing of the full software product on a frequent schedule. At least once a day, often several ti…
SQL Server is a relational database management system from Microsoft.
GitHub is a web-based hosting service for projects that use the open-source Git revision control system.
Design patterns (repeatable solutions to commonly occurring problems) and best practices in software engineering
An architectural pattern is a general reusable solution related to the high level structure of software systems. For reusable solutions having a more specific scope (e.g. individual classes/components…
For questions about the history of programming and computing.
Questions involving programming on Microsoft Windows technology, including its API.
A domain model is composed of the objects, behavior, relationships, and attributes that make up the industry that is the focus of development.
Deployment is all of the activities that make a software system available for use. Questions relating to deploying software go under this tag.
A framework is a set of tools additional to a programming language, and to the respective compiler. Sometimes it is mandatory; sometime it is optional, and assists the development of an application.
Memory refers to the physical devices used to store programs or data on a temporary or permanent basis for use in a computer or other digital electronic device.
Function is a block of code which performs a specific task.
Versioning is the way in which successive versions of the same software are identified using unique version names or unique version numbers.
The high level design and description of software systems frequently characterized by having large quantities of persistent data that is accessed concurrently.
Linux is a popular, open source operating system kernel. Linus Torvalds started development of the kernel in 1991.
**Mobile application development** is the process by which application software is developed for mobile devices (usually low-power handheld or portable devices).
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Questions about Ruby, dynamic, reflective, general-purpose object-oriented programming language that combines syntax inspired by Perl with Smalltalk-like features.
Computer software, or just software, is a collection of computer programs and related data that provides the instructions for telling a computer what to do and how to do it.
Programming questions that are significantly affected or best defined by the underlying mathematics of the problem.
Analyzing (un)structured data to convert it into a structured, normalized format.
Questions related to handling errors and exceptions. According to Wikipedia, Exception handling is the process of responding to the occurrence, during computation, of exceptions – anomalous or excepti…
Spring is a module based open source framework to build robust Java / Java EE applications.