Providing Feedback

By now, you’ve pulled down the Beta2 bits and have started exploring. ( No you say? Please check this post for details on how to get the bits…. ) You may have questions, want to express concerns, find bugs and want to report them, or in general just look for more venues where topics specific…


Custom Toolbox Items

[NOTE: This post is part of a blog series, the start of which is here.] When defining layer diagrams for your organization, or various other modeling concepts and diagrams that you want to make available to your team, you can of course simply check in those diagrams to your version control system, such as Team…


DSL SDK for Visual Studio 2010 Beta2 Released

Jean-Marc has just posted some great details on the Beta2 version of the DSL SDK. The amount of capabilities that have gone into the DSL Toolkit this version has been great to see. That team has done a fantastic job of increasing the power of what a DSL created via the toolkit can get done….


Lovett is Blogging!

Chris Lovett, an architect on my team who has a glorious and long history with Microsoft, has finally joined the blogosphere! His expertise is all things .NET, but in particular he knows the code behind the new DGML graphs and dependency diagrams that are new in Visual Studio 2010 Ultimate. His first two posts are…


“First-time Experience” with Arch Tools

[NOTE: This post is part of a blog series, the start of which is here.]   Ok, you’ve downloaded the Beta 2 bits of Visual Studio 2010 and .NET Framework 4. Now you want to explorer the new Modeling and Visualization tools. This post will help you make those first couple of steps. 1) Launch…