Making Asynchronous Calls Easier

Well, I just posted an article talking about making asynchronous web service calls from a WinForm smart client application a bit easier. I’m not sure how you’re supposed to make it appear on your blog so I’ve gone for creating this post and linking to it (click here). Is that the way it’s done? No doubt…

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A Simplified Asynchronous Call Pattern for WinForm Applications

I have written a number of smart client applications recently that employ some form of asynchronous call behavior to prevent the UI freezing while the application makes a web service call in the background. Now, it’s true that the .NET framework provides a generic pattern for making asynchronous calls, but I find that this is…

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Blog.Start

I have my very own Blog at last! Who am I and what do I do? Let me introduce myself… I am a solutions architect working in the .Net Enterprise Architecture Team at Microsoft here in sunny Redmond. I focus on the architectural issues surrounding smart client applications and as part of my job I get to work with…

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