Moving To The Cloud

For some interesting reading, range about the Internet for articles detailing the way the software world has changed in the past few years with the success of companies like Facebook and similarly ubiquitous, social-node technologies. Those companies have fostered the advent of the DevOps strategy, which is more a paradigm shift in corporate culture than merely a mechanical development/quality assurance/deployment strategy, and it demonstrates a new way of thinking about deployment scaling using the cloud (with an unbelievable number of servers available) while maintaining an aggressive development schedule. Sprint-cycle application development and cloud-based deployment are the order of the day for these newer entities. No longer does dev sit in a development cycle of a year or more, but rather a cycle that is measured in months at most, or weeks – even days. Getting customer-requested features quickly into the product and out to the customers is still job one, but – Oh, hey! – the difference in implementation! Ben Horowitz Article “How Software Testing Has Changed”
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New release versions of our ILINX products coming October 2013

Check out all of the new features in our upcoming release of ILINX products scheduled for “mid-late” October 2013.

Visit our website at: http://imagesourceinc.com/IlinxSoftware/index.htm for updates.

Windows Presentation Foundation Host Has Encountered a Problem

Problem:
Every now and then we run across a weird deployment issue where certain XP machines are not able to run ILINX Content Store with the weird exception below

Solution:
The issue is caused by either an incorrect/corrupted permissions set on the user working folder or the registry key.  The fix is to run the tool below from Microsoft.
http://www.microsoft.com/download/en/details.aspx?displaylang=en&id=5766

Phong Hoang
ImageSource, Inc.