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What’s New in CLR v4 (.NET Framework 4) from the CLR Development Team Friday July 17th 10:00AM PST

The Microsoft .NET Framework 4 provides many new features for enabling developers to more productively create applications faster than ever.  The ability to run side by side with other Framework versions.  Many innovations in the Visual Basic and C# languages, for example statement lambdas, implicit line continuations, dynamic dispatch, and named/optional parameters. The ADO.NET Entity Framework, which simplifies how developers program against relational databases by raising the level of abstraction. Enhancements to ASP.NET with New JavaScript UI Templates and databinding capabilities. Improvements in WPF with new Line of Business controls. The addition of parallel programming features. Improvements to Windows Workflow (WF) that let developers.  Finally radical new enhancements to Windows Communication Foundation (WCF) such as support for WCF Workflow Services enabling workflow programs with messaging activities, correlation support, durable two-way communication and rich hosting capabilities. Additionally, .NET Framework 4 provides new WCF features such as service discovery, router service, simplified configuration and a number of improvements to queuing, REST support, diagnostics, and performance.

In this session the CLR development team will be focusing on the core infrastructure that makes all this possible with the new features in the Common Language Runtime.  In this session the CLR development team will dive into the topics: Garbage Collection, NGEN and Performance. 


Date: Friday July 17th
Time: 10:00AM-11am PST
Conf call:
Toll Free: 866-500-6738
Toll: 203-480-8000
Participant code: #198585