Ian Stallings is a 26 year old Software Engineer from the Washington DC area. He has experience in Internet/Intranet development using ASP, VB, Java, SQL Server, and IIS. Prior to devoting his career to application development he worked as a systems administrator at a small ISP.
When not developing applications or tinkering with computers, he masquerades as a normal human being
Using Object-Orientation in ASP.NET : Polymorphism
This article looks at polymorphism and
how it related to object-oriented programming (OOP). With ASP.NET's heavy reliance on
OOP it is important to have a solid understanding of OOP principles. Read on to learn more
about polymorphism and its role in object-oriented programming!
Using Object-Orientation in ASP.NET : Inheritance
This article discusses what, specifically, inheritance is and how it related to
object-oriented programming (OOP). With the heavy reliance on OOP with ASP.NET (the
upcoming next 'version' of ASP) it is important to have a solid understanding of OOP
principles. Read on to learn more about inheritance and its role in object-oriented
Using Object-Orientation in ASP.NET : Encapsulation
This article serves as Part 2 to his introduction
on Object-Oriented Programming (OOP). This article focuses on encapsulation, and important concept in OOP.
With ASP.NET's focus on OOP code, it is imperative that developers are familiar with OOP concepts. If you are not
familiar with OOP (or just need to brush up on the topic), this article is a must read!
Using Object-Orientation in ASP.NET : Overview
This article serves as a primer for Object-Oriented
Programming (OOP). ASP.NET differs from ASP in many ways, including ASP.NET's focus on Object-Oriented Programming (as
compared to ASP's linear, procedural programming). If you are unfamiliar with OOP, be sure to read this article
to become familiar with the OOP paradigm!
Using Java & ASP to Grab Stock Quotes
This article demonstrates how to grab
current stock quotes from the Nasdaq website using a component written using Java. Ian's
previous article demonstrated how to write components using Java;
this article demonstrates a practical use of Java components and ASP.
An Introduction to using Java with ASP
This article demonstrates how to use Java
in your ASP application! Why limit yourself to building components with VB or ATL? Why not use
Java! You can do it; it's neat, and it's easy! This article will show you how!
How to Request and Install an SSL Certificate on IIS 4
This article discusses what SSL is, and how to
go about requesting an SSL certificate and setting it up on your IIS 4 webserver. Provide a secure site
for eCommerce using SSL!
Email Validation Using Regular Expression & JScript
This article demonstrates how to use regular expression and server-side JScript to
validate email addresses quickly and easily!
This article demonstrates
how to use Application data to cache constant data. Ian's approach, while not
for all ASP applications, can boost performance in ASP applications which have
fairly constant data! An interesting read!
Cookie Monster: Using Cookies in ASP
This article describes
Validate What? Using Regular Expressions to Validate Input
This article describes
what Regular Expression is and how you can use it in your ASP scripts to validate data!
Using Regular Expression makes data validation much simpler, cleaner, and
easier to understand!