Maarten Balliauw is a Developer Advocate at JetBrains, working on .NET tools and Space. He focuses on .NET, Azure, web technologies and application performance. Maarten is a frequent speaker at various national and international events. In his free time, he brews his own beer. Follow him on Twitter or check out his personal blog.
Happy 5th birthday, Rider 🥳
Today, we're celebrating the 5th birthday of our cross-platform .NET IDE: JetBrains Rider! We initially revealed “project Rider” at NDC London in January 2016. We started with a private preview for a select number of people who were just as excited as we were about the concept of a cross-platform .NET IDE that builds on IntelliJ IDEA and ReSharper (which turned 18 a couple of weeks ago, congratulations!) "To say I was nervous was an understatement. I had no idea how the product would be received. It's wonderful to see that 5 years later, it has become the success it has!"— Hadi Harir
Space Code Reviews Available From JetBrains IDEs, Space UI, or Mobile
JetBrains Space supports the code review process in its web interface, in your IDE, and on mobile.
Profiling QuestPDF: In Pursuit of Performance
QuestPDF is an open-source (OSS) .NET library for generating PDF documents. As part of our OSS Power-Ups, we highlight projects like QuestPDF to help raise awareness of noteworthy open-source projects in the .NET community. We also support projects through sponsorship and the expertise of our developer advocates to help with code, documentation, performance, and more. After our live stream with QuestPDF maintainer Marcin Ziąbek, we started looking into the performance of this popular .NET library. Since QuestPDF is used by many applications to generate all kinds of PDF documents, such as re
Manage Space Dev Environments From IntelliJ IDEA 2022.2
Manage your Space dev environments for remote development directly within IntelliJ IDEA 2022.2 or the JetBrains Gateway UI.
Feature Flags: What They Are and How to Use Them
Learn about feature flags, the benefits they bring, and how the Space team is using them to deliver new functionality and collect feedback more quickly.
ReSharper 2022.2 Roadmap
ReSharper 2022.1 was released just a couple of weeks ago, bringing a lot of improvements and bug fixes to Blazor development, C# support and more. We’re already gearing up for the next Early Access Preview (EAP), which we’ll start publishing soon. That means it’s high time to share what the team will be focusing on over the coming months! As always, keep in mind that the following is only a preliminary plan — it’s not a promise or commitment. Some features and fixes may go into a later release. Language support and improvements As with every release, we’re always looking at how to
Rider Comes to Space Dev Environments
Introducing support for JetBrains Rider in Space dev environments! Develop .NET applications, including console applications, ASP.NET Core, minimal APIs, and more.
HTMX for ASP.NET Core Developers – Tutorial
Dev Environments Under the Hood
Take a look at how Space launches your dev environment, how warm-up is orchestrated, how your project directory is preserved during hibernation, and more!
Webinar – Working with SQL and databases in Rider
Join us Tuesday, June 7, 2022, 15:00 - 16:00 UTC (check other timezones) for our free live webinar, Working with SQL and databases in Rider with DataGrip's team lead Maksim Sobolevskiy. Register now and get a reminder, or join on YouTube In this webinar, we’ll see the basics of writing SQL queries and working with data in Rider. Many of the features you'll see in this webinar also pertain to the database IDE called DataGrip and all other IntelliJ-based IDEs. Even if you feel that you're familiar with the database features in Rider, you'll likely learn something new for yourself and disco
JetBrains .NET Day Online 2022 – Call for Speakers
It's that time of the year again! Back in 2019, we held our first JetBrains .NET Day Online — a free, live, virtual event where community speakers cover topics they are passionate about, ranging from deep technical .NET content and speakers’ experiences with specific tools and technologies, to personal development. After a successful 2020 and 2021 edition, we want to again host sessions by community speakers at the JetBrains .NET Day Online 2022 on May 17, 2022. We are looking for speakers interested in presenting with us! We welcome all topics that would be relevant to the wider .NET co