A common problem when developing controller functionality is how to structure the workflow of the page. You have to make sure that the different scenarios are accounted for and make sense to the end user, but you also want to make sure that your code stays neat and easy to maintain.
Tips and Tricks
SoftLayer provides two flavors of firewall service that share some API components. Single device firewall solutions are interacted with through the SoftLayer_Network_Component_Firewall service and VLAN firewalls can be accessed with the SoftLayer_Network_Firewall_AccessControlList service.
Single device firewalls
Not sure how to integrate all Zend Framework 1.x has to offer into your existing code? Do you want to know how you can use Zend Framework 1.x without having to fully adopt the MVC architecture? What if you want to begin using MVC later? This article will present ideas and examples on how you can integrate Zend Framework 1.x alongside your existing codebase with minimal need for future re-factoring.
SoftLayer Mobile Team is part of the Interface Development group that is dedicated to providing access to SoftLayer global platform. Our goal is to bring an outstanding user experience by clear presentation of data and friendly navigation through resources right in the palms of our customers.
If you’re a developer, you know the feeling of a constant infatuation with learning new methods, strategies and languages. Earlier this year, I posted an introduction to HTML5 via game programming and I thought to myself, "There has to be a more practical use for this in my daily work". Thus my research began.
When searching for new jQuery plugins, I tend to spend hours, if not days sifting through options and comparing the pros and cons of each plugin. During one such research binge a particular plugin caught my eye.
If you’ve read my previous blogs, you know that I tend to focus on very user-friendly tips and tricks, small tidbits that make the browsing experience more appealing to the end users. Nowadays, if you don’t spruce up your content and make it look like a million bucks, you’ll lose your users’ interest. They say you have less than eight seconds to make an impression!
Sometimes I just can't be bothered to do things in the "normal" way. Now, I can enjoy a good ole zen activity like the occasional manual data entry, but in general if I have to repeat a task more than a few times I get antsy. And I am not completely unsure that someone smart and sucessful said something good about lazy people. So in my quest for maximum return for minimal effort I find myself collecting various useful snippets and scripts. Today we will go through one in my collection.
Most websites today are built with a community mindset, where the target audience is you.
Belonging to several community sites as a member I have dozens of logins to remember but I've also made building community websites my career. So it’s important for me to not only participate but to observe: what makes a successful community?
Automate, automate, automate...
Automation is part of our SoftLayer DNA. We automate not only our external processes and procedures, such as server provisioning and operating system reloads, but also internal processes such as our iOS mobile products testing.