Use Caching to Turbo-Boost your LightSwitch Apps (Saar Shen)

Making use of a cache to “turbo-boost” the retrieval and presentation of read-only data is a common need in data-based applications. In this post, I’ll walk you through how to speed up your LightSwitch application by using cached data. This is particularly useful for screens that use read-only reference data or data that is not… Read more

Intrinsic Database Management with Database Projects (Chris Rummel)

One of the new LightSwitch features in the Visual Studio 2013 Preview is enabling the use of SQL Server Data Tools projects (here’s the MSDN SSDT documentation and their blog).  When you add a database project to your LightSwitch project, the contents of the database project will be incorporated into the intrinsic database that LightSwitch… Read more