Artificial Life Simulation

The purpose of this post is to document my research in the comprehension of artificial intelligence and the simulation/creation of an artificial life form.

Artificial Intelligence – Research Question and Hypothesis

Topic: Artificial Intelligence

Narrowed Topic: Artificially intelligent algorithms and artificial life.

Issue: Advancing and improving artificial intelligence for the purpose of creating artificial life forms, and/or artificial life simulations.

Research Questions: Of the existing types of artificially intelligent algorithms, which has the greatest potential to improve and/or expand our current capabilities in the use ...

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Resume – VB.net Proficiency

The purpose of this post is to share my proficiency with vb.net, so that a potential employer may have a better understanding of my level of experience.

View my VB.net proficiency test here: http://www.mikestratton.net/assets/visual_basic_net_proficiency1.pdf
Test provided by: http://www.ikmnet.com/

I recently applied for a job where the initial stages of the interview process included a remote test that validates my knowledge within the VB.net platform. The position that I applied for was an entry level opportunity, and I expected ...

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Problem Solving Methodologies

Problem solving techniques can be applied to both life and the field of computer science. In both instances, there are different methodologies that can be applied; for, the use of a specific methodology is directly dependent on the type of problem that must be solved.

This article will define the different types pf problem solving methodologies, as well as the different types of problems they can solve.

Request-Response-Result MethodologyResponse-Request-Result

The request-response-result methodology works best ...

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Security Risk Management Guide

The Security Risk Management Guide

Download The Security Risk Management Guide here

The Security Risk Management Guide Overview

Chapter 1: Introduction to the Security Risk Management Guide

Chapter 1 introduces the Security Risk Management Guide (SRMG) and provides a brief overview of subsequent chapters. It also provides information about the following:

  • Keys to succeeding with a security risk management program
  • Key terms and definitions
  • Style conventions in the papers
  • References for further information

Chapter 2: Survey of Security Risk Management Practices

Chapter 2 lays ...

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Book Review: Visual Basic 2010

Visual Basic 2010 Step by Step

Visual Basic 2010 Step by Step is an essential tool in learning Visual Basic. The Step by Step series has once again extended it’s series with another must-have for the visual basic programmer. This book is also a great refresher course for the intermediate visual basic programmer.

The author, Michael Halvorson is an award winning author and what I consider a Visual Basic Hall of Famer. His experience with Visual Basic extends beyond that as a ...

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CIS 115 Week 1 DB Assisgnment

Week 1 Introduction to Computers

Discussion Assignment:
Perform an Internet search to learn more about operating systems. Compare Vista to XP and research Max OS X. Share what you have learned with the rest of the class, especially any good informative links.

Windows XP, Vista, & 7 Comparisons

 This article is going to offer a technical comparison between Windows XP, Windows Vista, and Windows 7. The advances in today’s technology happen at an extremely fast rate. The book we are studying from ...

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SQL Data Type Reference

Microsoft SQL Database – Data Types Reference List

The following data types are associated with Microsoft’s SQL database.
Article Source: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/aa258271(SQL.80).aspx


Exact Numerics

Integers

bigint
Integer (whole number) data from -2^63 (-9,223,372,036,854,775,808) through 2^63-1 (9,223,372,036,854,775,807).

int
Integer (whole number) data from -2^31 (-2,147,483,648) through 2^31 – 1 (2,147,483,647).

smallint
Integer data from -2^15 (-32,768) through 2^15 – 1 (32,767).

tinyint
Integer data from 0 through 255.

bit

bit
Integer data with either a 1 or 0 value.

decimal and numeric

decimal
Fixed precision and scale numeric data ...

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Asp.net – Managing State

Managing State of an ASP.NET Application

We will focus on the following topics:
Store and Retrieve Application State
Store and Retrieve Session State
Configure Session State Storage
Client Side Cookies for State Storage

Store and Retrieve Application State

Advanced applications use pieces of data or variables that need to be maintained
over multiple requests or multiple users. This data is known as "STATE".

Application State is any data that is shared among multiple users of an application.

Application State Storage is supplied by .NET Framework ...

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