Today I had the pleasure to make the first step in Microsoft Student Partners organization (West Germany branch). So I applied by sending to Microsoft Student Partners enrollment e-mail address a cover letter, my cv and a short description. After a while, I got a call from Anton Schweizer, Senior Student Partner, and I was invited to an interview.

Microsoft Student Partners

Assume that you have an plain text, old Comma Separated Values file filled with your precious export from a legacy system. How can you process it easily now? The first answer that is worth considering is parse it to LINQ, the language-integrated query, which is a collection of extensions to the .NET Framework that encompass language-integrated query, set, and transform operations.

Import CSV file and query it with LINQ