Monthly report on the good, the bad, and the ugly of my ongoing LaSalle Software development. Produced by Bob Bloom, founder and developer of LaSalle Software.

LaSalle Software News #23: My Summer of Loss

Monday October 1st, 2018

This was my summer of loss. My LaSalle Software development continues this fall.

LaSalle Software News #22: Exquisitely Unconventional Clients

Friday June 1st, 2018

Custom web application development is within reach of small business owner-managers. Not necessarily an easy reach, but that is why the rewards are so great.

LaSalle Software News #21: Converting With Clients

Wednesday May 16th, 2018

Looking for special clients to build micro services architectured custom web based software. Want to maximize conversions, which is not an easy endeavour.

LaSalle Software News #20: Time To Sin

Sunday April 1st, 2018

Time to sin.

LaSalle Software News #19: Signed and Sealed Client Server

Thursday March 1st, 2018

How do you secure an API in a services architecture? Ask this question first.

LaSalle Software News #18: A Conference of Perspective

Thursday February 1st, 2018

It took a day at a tech conference for me to realize that all the time in the weeds figuring out the micro services implementation for LaSalle Software v2 is paying off.

LaSalle Software News #17: Authenticating 2018

Monday January 1st, 2018

2018 marks renewed consistent LaSalle Software Version Two development, beginning with resolving security, authentication, and authorization. A note about micro services and clients.

LaSalle Software News #16: Yes, We Have No Adjusted Monolith

Tuesday November 28th, 2017

Is an adjusted monolith architecture enough, or is it necessary to use a microservices styled architecture?

LaSalle Software News #15: Writer's Block

Monday October 30th, 2017

Sat down to start coding version two and experienced writer's block. Here's why. Here's what I did about it.

LaSalle Software News #14: Version Two Dev Starts Now

Sunday October 1st, 2017

LaSalle Software version 2.0 development starts this month.

LaSalle Software News #13: Deep Studying

Thursday December 1st, 2016

LaSalle Software's API development morphed into a Rabbit Hole of PaaS research. Taking pause to do this research. As well, I'm going to do the most comprehensive TDD course I've seen which is hot off the press.

LaSalle Software News #12: New Software Site, New Software Version

Tuesday November 1st, 2016 is launched. Lasalle Software version 2.0 development starts next month. I am doing the Nov meet-up talk. True North Conference coming up.

LaSalle Software News #11: Version 2.0 First Inklings

Thursday September 29th, 2016

After a month of mulling it over, I am pretty sure I need to do version 2.0.

LaSalle Software News #10: Doing Deferables

Thursday August 4th, 2016

Finally, got through my deferrable to-do list in July. Decide to move LaSalle Software to Laravel Framework v5.3 when it is released. Strides made in organizing GTA PHP North meet-up group.

LaSalle Software News #9: The Summer Of Catch-Up

Thursday July 7th, 2016 deployment need core tweaks, most difficult site I've done, skills upgrading and catching up this summer.

LaSalle Software News #8: Quick Update

Tuesday June 7th, 2016

Tagged v1.2 last month. Working on new web app.

LaSalle Software News #7: Inbound Email, Wrap Up V1.2.0, Dive Into Automated Software Testing, Finally!

Monday May 2nd, 2016

Three new FOSS packages as a result of first paid LaSalle Software gig: Inbound email, Mailgun email parsing, Token Based Login. Wrapping up v1.2.0 this month. Diving into automated software testing, finally, this month. Possibility of a second paid gig in May.

LaSalle Software News #6: 2016 Plan Is Progressing Well

Friday April 1st, 2016

Wrapping up LaSalle Software v1.2.0, current development, and planned development from here to end of 2016.

LaSalle Software News #5: Engaged To Be Paid

Tuesday March 1st, 2016

On the cusp of the first paid LaSalle Software web application engagement.

LaSalle Software News #4: Client-Ready

Friday February 12th, 2016

Announcing the release of LaSalle Software Version 1.01 "client-ready". This is the first release that I can install for clients for two reasons. My own LaSalle Software based web applications have run smoothly for three months on live deployments. I have smoothed out a lot of rough edges...

LaSalle Software News #3: Getting Serious

Thursday January 7th, 2016

LaSalle Software is getting serious now. Two months of successful production sites; new expanded features with which to launch variety of web apps, including enterprise workflow features; new proof-of-concept client site; ecommerce API development starts Feb 2016.

LaSalle Software News #2: Polishing Up

Tuesday December 1st, 2015

Adding features and tweaks to LaSalle Software Version 1.0 upon using it daily. LaSalleMart API development to ramp up in January. Will build email service using Lumen and Mandrill over the holidays.

LaSalle Software News #1: Released And Deployed!

Thursday November 12th, 2015

First LaSalle Software News. Released version 1.0. Use it for my own web apps, including this Media site. Based on the Laravel Framweork. Overview, and peek into upcoming LaSalleMART.

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