.NET: What’s coming down the Pike

Today there a bunch of new bits to play with that have up until now been a collection of individual CTP’s – yes it’s the first beta of Visual Studio 2008 and .NET Framework 3.5 Service Pack 1! This is more interesting than many betas as there a lot of new stuff in this Service Pack, not…


Enterprise Library and WCF

If you’re creating Web Services using WCF (or ASMX, for that matter) then you are, of course, using the Web Service Software Factory to create them (right?). Well one thing the WSSF does not include is the hooks to the various blocks within the Enterprise Library that many would find useful in tier freshly-generated Web…