Business Apps Example for Silverlight 3 RTM and .NET RIA Services July Update: Part 15: ASP.NET MVC

Continuing in our discussion of Silverlight 3 and the update to .NET RIA Services.  I have been updating  the example from my Mix09 talk “building business applications with Silverlight 3”.  I customer recently asked about using ASP.NET MVC and Silverlight with RIA Services.  There specific scenario was an application with the complex admin interface in…

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Mix Essentials Event in South Africa in June

I am very excited that Joe Stagner and I will be heading to South Africa the week of June 23rd.   While we are there, we will have a chance to interact with the very passionate .NET community in both Johannesburg and Cape Town.  The South Africa Mix Essentials is an excellent chance to have a…

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Thank you North Carolina!

I had a great trip in North Carolina… In addition to a fun time with my extended family, I had a chance to take two days “off” vacation and visit with three Fortune 500 companies, give a Framework Design Guidelines training class to the Visual Studio North Carolina office and speak at the Triangle Area…

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ASP.NET MVC in CodePlex and Extensible Unit Testing

Phil has some good thoughts on ASP.NET MVC preview 2 and beyond.  A couple of key things that I think are very cool with this project. CodePlex builds — The team is very excited to be  able to ship out the source code and unit tests for ASP.NET MVC through it’s release cycle on CodePlex.   …

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ASP.NET MVC Preview 2

A few weeks ago, ScottGu blogged about the ASP.NET MVC Framework roadmap…    I am happy to announce that we have taken the next step on that roadmap with the availability of the ASP.NET MVC Framework update.  ASP.NET MVC Preview 2 The ASP.NET MVC Preview 2 release contains the latest version of the ASP.NET MVC framework…

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ASP.NET MVC Example Application over Northwind with the Entity Framework

Over last month over the holidays, Lance Olson and I spent some time porting ScottGu’s excellent MVC example over the Entity Framework.  I thought I’d share the results here and get your thoughts\feedback.   12-11-08:  I updated a few links and the example to match latest bits.  For this example, you will need: VS2008 (Free…

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Software Development Predictions for 2008

Happy New Year! Not too long ago, I was asked for my predictions for the IT-Technology in 2008…  You can find the full article here, but I thought I’d include my thoughts on my blog.  Where’s i-Technology Headed in 2008?   I’d love to hear your thoughts and comments   1. User Experience Reaches the…

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Results for Ajax usage among .NET developers

Simone Chiaretta recently posted the results to his Ajax usage survey.  Check out the: .NET Ajax Survey results Simone has a great write up, including the raw data, I encourage you to check it out…  But A couple of things that popped out to me: 1. Simone concludes that 84% of ASP.NET developers are using…

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The Wait is Over: ASP.NET 3.5 Extensions Preview Posted

Ok, ok, it took us a little longer than we expected, but we finally got the ASP.NET 3.5 Extension Preview posted! This is the release with all the MVC goodness you have been hearing about as well as some very cool stuff  such as Dynamic Data controls which makes building data driven web applications a…

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RSS Feed with the new ASP.NET MVC Framework

I thought I’d add my own MVC example to the great work that ScottGu and Hanselman have already outlined…     I know folks are ready to get their hands on these bits and believe me the team is working hard to get them out in a public CTP as soon as we can.. In the mean…

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