RC docs are live!

The Visual Studio 2010 RC and .NET Framework 4.0 RC went live this week to MSDN subscribers. Our UE team has made available a bunch of improved topics and new topics along with the RC release. All the samples have a readme / documentation topic. More than ~200 WF/WCF sample readmes were added for this milestone….

New Year’s Resolution Suggestion: Learn WCF

Come on, admit it.  You’ve been thinking for months that it’s time to take the dive and learn WCF better, but something always gets in the way.  Well, to make learning WCF easier than ever, we’re rolling out some new installments in the “Introduction to Window Communication Foundation” series of tutorials. We’ve recently added three…


The New Dev Center Experience – MSDN Articles

This is the second part in the series of new things that are afoot with the MSDN websites. In this posting, I would like to discuss some changes in the posting of articles and code samples. As an example of the new experience, I’d like to draw attention to a refreshed article that was recently…


Weekly Update – New REST and ‘Oslo’ Screencasts

I had originally used the title ‘This week in downloads’…well, because there were downloads. 🙂 But this feels a bit like hollow advertising, and I may shop around for a new title (suggestions are always welcome), but I’ll go with the very bland ‘Weekly Update’ title for now. New to the web this past week:…


This Week in Downloads

New to the web this week on the WF/WCF front: Visual Studio 2008 SP1 (BTW – it shipped! ^_^ ) .NET Framework 3.5 SP1 MSDN Library – WF Tutorials section is fixed! PluralSight: WF/WCF Screencast: Creating your first WCF Service Matt Winkler: Advanced WF Services (Part 4/4) – Conversations Patterns Compared to other weeks in…


This Week in Downloads – WF & Services

Welcome to this week’s installment of my weekly document and download roundup. Even though I was in Chicago for most of last week, this week sees a couple additional WF articles posted, and a few releases by Microsoft folks around Connected Systems technologies. Michele Leroux Bustamante (MSDN Online): WF Deployment Scenarios Paper WF Scenario Guidance…


This Week in Downloads – New WF Articles

This week, we’ve added two new articles for WF to the MSDN Online Library: an article by Jon Flanders to help choose between sequential workflows and state machines, and a major article by Michele Leroux Bustamante explaining the five most common WF deployment scenarios. Both articles have received great reviews from internal readers so far;…