Updated Site navigation

I’ve updated the site navigation to make it easier for my blog visitors to find useful links and quick answers to the questions they come here with.After analyzing the number of views on my blog posts, I’ve curated them into links in the left hand side under : Useful links for OData Server applications :…


Excel 2007 and consuming OData services

Hi all, I’m running a short survey to guage interest in an Excel 2007 plugin that reads OData feeds. Please take this short survey so that I can figure out which scenarios you want to target with this plugin. Survey link



Test post, please ignore.


T4 templates for WCF Data Services Part–II, Client Code-Gen

Click here to download. GenerateDataServiceContext.tt generates a strongly-typed DataServiceContext type based on the service description. GenerateEntityTypes.tt generates the client-side proxies for entity types exposed by the OData service. GenerateViewModels.tt ( Silverlight Only ) generates viewmodels based on the entity type and provides some ease-of-use apis. More documentation coming soon.


Lessons learnt building the Windows Phone OData browser

One of the reasons for re-building the OData browser for Windows Phone was to experience first hand the issues our developers face when writing an app for the marketplace that uses the client library my team produces. This blog post describes what I learnt as a developer on the OData browser and what feedback the…


OData Browser for Windows Phone 7

Since the company got me a Windows Phone 7 device and also paid for my developer account, I feel obligated to put an application for the market place out there. Hence. we have the OData browser for Windows Phone 7 . I am currently testing with a couple of brave beta testers and will be…