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Introduction to Aspect Oriented Programming

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Evaluation and learning a new technology and programming technique can be a daunting task. This session will be released AOP from the beginning. You will learn about different styles of AOP frameworks and tools that support each style and how AOP can solve problems. You will end up understanding how to implement AOP bases both in greenfield and brownfield code.

About the speaker:

Donald Belcham is a senior software developer, independent contractor, and agile development expert who is a strong supporter of fundamental OO patterns and practices. He is co-author of the book, "Brownfield Application Development in .NET" (Manning Press, 2009), and actively shares his expertise with other technical professionals at user groups, code camps and conferences held throughout out the world. Past lectures have covered topics that encompass development practices, quality team leadership, and the intricacies of new and emerging technologies.

In addition to acting as a mentor, trainer and speaker, Donald has led a wide range of highly successful projects and developed top-performing teams for a variety of companies. Since 2007, he has been awarded the Microsoft MVP Award in C#. He also is a JetBrains Partner and a Sharpcrafter's Training Partner.

You can access Donald Belcham's thoughts on software development, .NET and C# through his various lectures, presentations and at his outspoken technical blog (

From an artistic angle, he sees the lyrics of Journey's Don't Stop Believin as a metaphor for his career:

Just a city boy
Born and raised in South Detroit
He took the midnight train
Goin' anywhere

A singer in a smokey room
The smell of wine and cheap perfume
For a smile they can share the night
It goes on and on and on and on