U2U Blog Center

For developers and other creative minds

Welcome at the U2U Blog Center

U2U has built up the last 18 years a huge amount of expertise in the Microsoft .NET Framework. Expertise they have always shared in the community. Below you can find a list of the blogs maintained by U2U trainers.

Farewell Visitor

The Visitor design pattern was first documented in 1995 by the Gang of Four. It’s a workaround for the fact that most strongly typed object oriented languages only support single dispatch, even when sometimes double dispatch is required. With C# 4, we no longer need this workaround. We now have some... [More]

Scripting in integration services data flow

If you wander how we can program our own conditional splits in SSIS data flow, or implement our own asynchronous transformations, or implement things such as a Year-To-Date, then you forgot to attend my session at the SQL Server Day. Luckily you can catch up with the slides and code samples on my we... [More]