WF 4 Migration Guidance now live on MSDN

Our team has posted a set of WF 4 Migration documents on MSDN. You’ll find 4 papers initially – an overview document which introduces migration concerns and what to do for the WF3 developer. a best practices for WF3 development paper – how to design your WF3 artifacts today to help with the move to…

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WCF and WF .NET Framework 4.0 Beta1 Training Kit

In addition to the Beta1 samples I linked to, you may also find the training kit useful – it has more detailed walkthroughs of key features. Get it here: http://code.msdn.microsoft.com/wcfwf4

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WF and WCF .NET Framework 4.0 Beta1 samples

When you download VS2010 and .NET Framework 4.0 Beta1, you do not automatically get the samples. To get the SDK samples that the team put together, go to: http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?displaylang=en&FamilyID=5aca0622-d87d-4cc9-a22c-0d58205a56b4#tm

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Beta1 Forums

Here’s a link to the Beta1 forums where you can provide feedback and ask questions: http://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/category/VSPreRelease,netdevelopmentprerelease,visualstudioprerelease,vstsprerelease Our team will be watching the WF Beta1 forum closely!

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VS 2010 and .NET Framework 4.0 Beta1!

I’m finally excited to share that .NET Framework 4.0 Beta1 and Visual Studio 2010 Beta1 is being released this week! After having kept it low key and quiet for so long, and a limited distribution at the PDC last year, it is great that this week, Beta1 will be available more generally. Today, Beta1 bits…

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PDC is here!

Finally, the PDC week is here. At the Ray Ozzie keynote this morning, he announced Windows Azure – www.azure.com – Windows in the Cloud. Azure will be the basis for the Microsoft Services Platform. .NET Online Services, Live Services, SQL Services, SharePoint Services and CRM Services are all technologies that add value to the cloud…

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PDC, here we come!

The premier Microsoft conference, the PDC – Professional Developers Conference, is happening in the week of Octobert 26th in Los Angeles! Microsoft stars will join movie stars and present a bunch of upcoming technologies and paradigms to thousands of developers. There are still seats left, so please register if you havent already. You can pre-register…

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Oslo, the silence explained

Check out Doug’s post and Don’s post about Oslo. Finally, we’re ready to talk about Oslo at the PDC. I’ve been involved in Oslo since late 2006, when we were still trying to define what it really is! I personally work on the .NET Framework 4.0 which is the underlying framework that drives Oslo. At the PDC,…

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Request for scenarios : CAG

In Windows Workflow Foundation V1, we shipped an activity called the CAG or the Conditioned Activity Group. If you use the CAG activity in your workflow applications, I would appreciate if you could share example scenarios for which you find the CAG activity useful. Please contact me through my blog or post comments!

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