Archive for August, 2005

With the recent release of PHP 5.1.0 RC1, I have noticed a release of Zends Session Clustering that their marketing team had mentioned was due for a release (I assume this to have been delayed). Whilst I have been using standard file based session’s for an on going project, I hit an unusual stumbling block […]


In: General

17 Aug 2005

After reviewing MultiMap, I decided to demo StreetMap and in conclusion they both have fantastically appalling interfaces. Whilst MultiMap’s implementation appears to be more flexible allowing information to flexible, these interfaces demonstrate the extreme basics of their services. The only information required to implement a store location facility is a PostCode, Longitude and Latitude and […]


In: General

11 Aug 2005

I recently started playing with a couple trial accounts from multi-map for a client of ours. I was quite surprised it is actually running Coldfusion and MySQL. Whilst I have heard of MySQL supporting GIS and Spatial data, I have never seen an implementation or known of one until now. Whilst playing with Multimap I […]

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I have been a developer for roughly 10 years and have worked with an extensive range of technologies. Whilst working for relatively small companies, I have worked with all aspects of the development life cycle, which has given me a broad and in-depth experience.