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ActiveX controls are applications written in common programming languages like C++ and Visual Basic, which allow Windows programs to run behind the scenes and improve your web browsing experience. On Upwork, the world’s largest online workplace, our ActiveX experts and web developers can use their OLE (object linking and embedding) and COM (compound object module) expertise to add flash animations, media, and other functions to your web projects, bringing them to life.

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José Eduardo Perotta De Almeida

José Eduardo Perotta De Almeida

Software Engineer - Full stack software architect

Brazil - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 10

I'm a software architect with over 15 years of experience. Over the last 15 years, I have been working as consultant for Brazilian banks, as security analyst consultant and for some U.S. software development houses, as software engineering consultant or software developer I am seeking opportunities to build realtime web applications, REST, RIA and simple web applications Technical Skills - Perl / Modern Perl - Javascript - OO - Paterns - MVC - PostgreSQL - Redis - RabbitMQ - Microsoft SQL server - Classic ASP - PHP - Linux Servers - Windows Servers - Deep knowledge of software engineering - COM/DCOM - Web scraping - Realtime and high availability web applications - HTML5 Frameworks - Mojolicious - Catalyst - Dancer - DHTMLX - EXT - Jquery - Dojo - Joose Wide vision of process: - development - security - infrastructure - communication Experienced in: - designing / implementing RIA and realtime web applications - designing / implementing REST APIs and clients - methodologies - porting applications from / to windows / linux environments. - Windows servers - Linux servers DHTMLX & Javascript ninja I'm a CPAN contributor and a brazilian Perl Monger

$34.00 /hr
0 hours

Maxim Kartavenkov

Maxim Kartavenkov

C#/.Net , C++, Delphi, VB.NET, COM, DirectShow, Direct3D


I developing applications more than 12 years. Had made large type of an applications: ATL/COM componets and controls, Internet exchange, Web Services, Windows Services, MultiMedia applications and DirectShow filters. Direct3D and OpenGL rendering systems, CUDA and OpenCL computing. Have strong knowledge in OOP, design patterns, math algorithms and networking. I were working as a part of team and as independent programmer. Had developed applications from scratch, including creating program architecture, design and algorithms. I have experience in following areas and programming languages: .NET C#, VB.NET, C++, MSVC++, Delphi, C++ Builder, OOP, software design, COM Controls and Componets, DirectShow filters and applications, Direct3D, Direct2D,CUDA,OpenMP,HLSL,multithreading,SIMD,WM SDK, WASAPI,AVStream miniport drivers, Kernel Streaming drivers, DXVA, DXVA2, codecs development : H264,AC3,MP3,VC1,MP2,AAC,MPEG4,MJPEG; knowledge of media files formats: MPEG-PS,MPEG-TS (including AVCHD,VC1HD), MP4/MOV,AVI,WMV,MKV/WEBM,FLV; Working with streaming protocols: RTMP, RTSP; setup development in VS and NDIS - including custom UI custom action and plugins. Mostly I'm integrested in long relationship and multimedia projects are preference. I had published a lot of interesting articles which you can find on mu codeproject profile:

100% Job Success
$27.00 /hr
8,295 hours

Maris V.

Maris V.

Professional in everything, expert in Borland

Latvia - Tests: 6

Preferred tasks - with Borland products.Experience and ability in almost everything, from driver writing to Web design and Business Process Management tools, Windows and Linux.

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$33.33 /hr
8,784 hours

Volodymyr K.

ASP.NET, MVC, WPF, WCF, Database, QA

Ukraine - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 7

My knowledge and skills in desktop, web, database development that I have gained during more than 9 years, and last 4 year as a Team Lead/Project Manager. Familiar with Enterprise technologies (Document circulation, workflow), Project Management/Development Technologies (SCRUM, Agile, RUP, MSF), and have strong technical skills in programming languages and technologies (C#, VB.NET, C++, ASP.NET, WCF, WPF, WWF, HTML, JScript, VBScript, XML, etc.),...

Groups: OpenSocial

$15.00 /hr
1,843 hours

William Songco

William Songco

Oracle PL/SQL / Web Developer / Programmer/ C#.Net/VB.Net /ASP.Net

Philippines - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 10

Over 6 years of experience in Information Technology. Hands on expertise on Software and Database Development. With experience on n-Tier Architecture, OOP, SDLC, Agile Scrum methodologies and Networking. Knowledgeable about Financial System. Good organizational skills and tasks management abilities. With international experience working in Japan as a Software Developer. Expertise in software development both in front-end and back-end programming. Extensive used of complex SQL queries, T-SQL and stored procedures, PL/SQL using SQL Server and Oracle 9i/10g/11g/12c. Experience in Oracle XML programming. Experience with VB.Net, C#.Net, ASP.Net, PHP, VBA (Macros), VB6, ASP Classic, HTML5, CSS, Javascript, Java and Struts programming languages. Knowledgeable in Multi-threading, MVC and Entity Framework. Experience in different types of database administration includes Oracle (9i/10g/11g/12c), SQL Server, PostgreSQL and Access. Experience in installing and configuring server environment. Knowledgeable in Virtualization software like VMWare and VirtualBox. Experience in Network Infrastructure like LAN/WAN, TCP/IP, Routers and others. Experience in Windows Service, API calling, Windows Server 2003/2008 and Windows XP/Vista/7. Provide user supports with focus on customer service. Ability to adjust and can work with minimum supervision. Review documentation for every project and create testing documents. Strong fundamental technical and development of applications using different programming languages. Ability to troubleshoot hardware and software problems. I have good analytical, interpersonal, communication skills and pro-active problem solver. Willingness to learn and most of all has a “CAN DO” attitude.

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$18.89 /hr
473 hours

David Strickland

David Strickland

.Net Developer with 20+ Years Development Experience

United States - Tests: 9 - Portfolio: 3

With over 20 years in the IT industry and 15 in .Net I am sure I can fullfill your requirement. I am capable of working with just about any of the technologies in the Microsoft Arsenal. MSsql, Biztalk, Exchange, Sharepoint, IIS I've worked with them all at one point or another along with any number of third party plugins. I specialize in server side processes, databases and middle tiers.

$20.00 /hr
1,228 hours

Quader M.

.NET/C#/VB.NET/ASP.NET/Telerik/Web Developer/Web Designer

Bangladesh - Tests: 9 - Portfolio: 2

10+ years of experience & highly expert .NET/Web developer. I have been developing software and web applications since 2002. I like well-organized work. And also like to implement design patterns and new technologies. I am experienced with a wide rage of business domains, design patterns(32 design patterns), technology, languages, frameworks and tools. I like to deliver business with client satisfaction. Key Skills: .NET ASP.NET MVC C# VB.NET Telerik CSS HTML HTML5 JavaScript Jquery Ajax Bootstrap Responsive design Photoshop XML

$22.22 /hr
27 hours

Noel Buenaventura

Noel Buenaventura Agency Contractor

Programmer Analyst

Philippines - Tests: 16 - Portfolio: 20

• Proficient in Microsoft Technology programming languages: VB.Net, C#, Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0. Databases such as Microsoft SQL Server, MySQL, Microsoft Access, PostgreSQL, SQLite, Firebird, Paradox Oracle, Sybase and MongoDB. Reporting tools such as Crystal Report and Data Report. Software packaging tools such as InnoSetup, NSIS, InstallShield. <BR> • Other languages known: Visual FoxPro, Java, C/C++, Delphi, Turbo Pascal, and Assembly Language.<BR> • Knowledgeable in the latest Microsoft programming infrastructure (Microsoft Visual Studio .NET) specifically in VB.Net, C#, ADO.NET, ASP.NET, MVC 4, LINQ, and AutoMapper.<BR> • Knowledge in .NET WPF, WCF and XAML.<BR> • Knowledge in look and feel tools such as Codejock and DevExpress.<BR> • Working knowledge in Torquoise-SVN, Github and Assembla.<BR> • Knowledge in VBA programming and creating COM Addins. This includes VSTO (Visual Studio Tools for Office) and Microsoft PIAs. • Knowledge in automating OpenOffice applications such as OpenOffice Writer and OpenOffice Calc.<BR> • Working knowledge in building customized controls that fulfill programmer’s demands such as ActiveX DLL/OCX. Knowledge in using API (Application Programming Interface) functions.<BR> • Good knowledge of Web Services including SOAP-Based, Web APIs, Amazon Web Service API, Marketplace Web Service API, Amazon S3, Amazon SQS, and Web Scrapping.<BR> • Knowledgeable in the newest programming technologies such as DAO, ADO, Client/Server and COM/DCOM.<BR> • Familiar with the following applications: MS Office 2010 Suite, AutoCAD, Adobe Photoshop, and many others.<BR> • Has thorough understanding of Internet-based Programming such as ASP and PHP for server side and VBScript, JavaScript and AJAX for the client side.<BR> • Knows how to setup and configure WordPress, phpBB, X-Cart & other open source templates.<BR> • Knowledgeable in the following Internet programming and design tools: Microsoft FrontPage, Macromedia Dreamweaver MX, PHP Designer, etc.<BR> • Has good understanding in web technology and communication like Winsock and other protocols such as TCP/IP, FTP, SFTP, HTTP, and ZeroMQ.<BR> • Knowledge in both structured and object-oriented design tool (Unified Modeling Language).<BR> • Familiar with Windows operating systems including Windows 2000/2003 Server (Active Directory) and Linux.<BR> • PC Troubleshooting and Networking.<BR> • 40+ WPM typing speed.<BR>

Associated with: WengSoft Solutions

100% Job Success
$27.78 /hr
1,648 hours

Mikhail S.

Multimedia Software Developer

Russia - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 5

C/C++, C#, Pascal, Basic, MATLAB. DirectShow, Windows Media Foundation, MFC, WinApi, ActiveX. TCP/IP, UDP, USB, RS-232 (COM), LPT, 4G/3G/GSM/EDGE. MS Visual Studio, Borland Builder, Borland Delphi. MS Office Excel, Word, VBA. I have great experience in desktop video applications (audio/video players, recording from web and network cameras, video converters, image processing algorithms). I'm expert in video compression algorithms: H.264 (MPEG4/AVC), MPEG2 (DVD), JPEG2000, JPEG and others; mp3, wav and others.

50% Job Success
$25.00 /hr
0 hours

Harry S.

Expert iPhone, iPad & Android developer

India - Tests: 13 - Portfolio: 4

Having developed around 100 apps on iOS platform and 70 apps on Android platform I possess deep understanding and experience of using XCode, Objective-C, Cocoa Framework, UIKit, REST Web services, J2ME and Sqlite. Over the last 8 years of software development I have developed web-based and windows/desktop applications using ASP.NET, C#, VB.NET, VB 6.0, SQL Server, SQLEXPRESS, .NET Framework 4.0, JQuery, Ajax, CakePHP, Facebook, PHP, LAMP, Apache, MySQL and develop enterprise level applications for service industry and whereever IT can be used to optimize the productivity. I have developed various Facebook widgets and applications for US based clients using PHP, Ajax, FBML, FQL and Facebook APIs/ppI have good command over written/verbal understanding of English language merged with strong Analytical skills which make me understand business technical requirements of any software much clear. I beleive in working in planned/organized manner and in defined timelines with optimum quality quantity output.

$8.00 /hr
160 hours