Unity 3.0 Preview for .NET 4.5

Unity has become a popular DI container with a solid base of users (last time I checked, there were 300K+ cumulative downloads of the Unity container through all channels – MSDN, Codeplex, and NuGet). Unity runs in the heart of Microsoft Exchange and Bing and many other systems. For all of you Unity fans and…

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Enterprise Library community extensions ported to v5, released via NuGet

When I give an overview of the Enterprise Library, I often refer to an ecosystem of the core application blocks built by the Microsoft patterns & practices team, components tailored by the customers for their own needs as well as those produced and shared by the community. Extensibility has been one of core architectural design…

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Windows Azure Autoscaling Block BETA is out

The Windows Azure Autoscaling Application Block (WASABi) is now available as a beta release. As before, you can get the block via NuGet. There are two packages – one with binaries and one containing the source. The beta includes a sample application for hosting the block and for exploratory testing. What’s New? There are quite…

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WASABi scale groups

In the Windows Azure Autoscaling Application Block (codenamed “WASABi”) we have support for scale groups. These are for convenience when there are many rules that target multiple roles. With scale groups we can reduce the number of autoscaling rules we must create and manage. In defining constraint or reactive rules, instead of specifying a role…

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