Tips to Improve Database Connectivity in .NET Applications

connection_string_iconWhen it comes to Data Access performance of .NET application, many people focus on the tuning and optimizing the Backend datasources. But there is lot to gain from just tuning your connectivity solutions for the need of your application.
This presentation focuses on how to tune your ADO.NET connectivity solution to get the best performance out of them.


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Telerik Mobile Testing

Resources for Webinar – Mobile Testing with Telerik Tools

Proliferation of Mobile Devices have lead to many mobile applications. Testing of these mobile applications require a new approach and new tools. In this webinar, we have covered the same.

About Telerik Mobile Testing:

Telerik Mobile Testing is an automated testing solution for native, hybrid, and web apps. Write one coded test on the desktop and execute it against any supported devices and clients, including an iOS native app, Android native app, hybrid app(Android/iOS/WP), mobile browser, and desktop browser. These coded tests are written in JavaScript. To know more about Telerik Mobile Testing, check this link.

Telerik Mobile Testing

Telerik Mobile Testing

Slide Deck:

Here is the slide deck used for the webinar:

Video Recording:

The recorded video of the webinar is available below:

Q & A:

Q: Do we to write separate code for android and ios?
A: The operation will be different for different platform. but you write one test or spec.

Q: Can we create multiple agents and run on multiple agents?
A: Yes. supported. You can take a look at this video:

Q: Do we need to know android coding before?
A: Nope. You just need to know how to access a particular element from the screen . we have a query syntax

Q: what would be the cost of Telerik framework?
A: Pricing is available here:

Q: Web application load-performance testiing can it be possible using Telerik Test Studio?
A: Yes. Teleik Test Studio can perform automated testing of any web pps which includes functional/load/performace – all with one software

Q: If I write code for ios and andriod under one spec can i run it seperatley for each of the platform?
A: When you write a test – you can have platform specific instruction written under the same test. The test runner will execute the appropriate instruction depending on the platform.

Q: How are elements located?
A: by tagname, by clasname, by id, by XPATH also

Q: How to lacate elements in app?
A: With our framework – it doesnt do auto detection. we assume you know the id or tagname or classname or xpath to locate a element

Q: Can parameterization is possible using Telerik Test Studio? Want to check login scenario with multiple users
A: Yes. Absolutely – data driven testing is supported.

T-Shirt Winners:

As with any of our webinars, we have selected the following 2 attendees randomly who will receive our .NET Ninja T-Shirt.

  • Rajitha K
  • Kapil Chabra

Congratulations to the winners. You will be contacted on your registered email and t-shirt will be shipped.

We hope to see you in our future webinars also.

Till next time – Happy Coding.

Resources: Getting Intelligence in your web, desktop and mobile applications

Analytics-DataBeing an application developer means that you got to know how your app is being used in the wild by your customers. If you are a mobile app developer this is even more important allowing you to focus on the features that are most widely used.

Telerik Analytics provides you with a framework for application analytics to answer such questions. Telerik Analytics is available for iOS, Android, .NET, Windows Phone, Java, Web and COM applications.

Take a look at the below resources that would help you get started with gathering intelligence from your apps:

Slide Deck:


Vote for Telerik Webinars (March – April 2014)

It is election season in the country. As we host the largest democratic exercise in the world for the 16th Lok Sabha elections, it is the duty of every eligible Indian to cast his vote.


Telerik India encourages its community to exercise their vote in the Lok Sabha elections. It is just not your right but also your duty.

And we are pleased to continue discharging our duty by bringing the latest technology webinars to you. Just like the results on May 16th will usher in the new Govt., development also has elected new paradigms – mBaaS, HTML 5 visualizations, App Analytics and MVVM. Our webinars will cover these emerging trends in March – April.

6 March
3:00 – 4:00 PM Unpeeling the Mobile Development with Telerik Platform Register »
13 March
3:00 – 4:00 PM One data for different kinds of Apps using Telerik Backend Services   Register »
27 March
3:00 – 4:00 PM Support Financial Charts, Sparklines & Maps in your HTML 5 powered web apps Register »
10 April
3:00 – 4:00 PM Add intelligence to your web, desktop & mobile apps with Application Analytics Register »
24 April
3:00 – 4:00 PM Using Knockout.js with Kendo UI Register »

This is the last series when we would be shipping the Ninja T-Shirts. Last chance to be the cool Ninja in the town too.

You can catch the archive of older webinars here: