How to get Enterprise Library 3.1 working in VS 2008

Enterprise Library 3.1 was published for Visual Studio 2005. That is to say: the Guidance Packages and the integrated Configuration Tool were built to work with Visual Studio 2005. The rest of the library works against .NET 2.0 and continues to work with .NET 3.5 apps. We have done some work to get the integrated…


Enterprise Library 4: Now with more Peace Love and Rock n’ Roll

At the p&p Summit in November here in Redmond I gave a talk called “EntLib Refactored”. This talk was started by my work done on the EntLib contrib project under the same name. What I wanted to do was make Enterprise Library smaller, simpler and easier to consume. My first attempt was to rewrite the…


Unity and Enterprise Library 4 Team

I am back on the team (and no I am not writing configuration again). Borrowed pic from Grigori’s original post. Technorati Tags: Enterprise Library, patterns & practices, Unity


Enterprse Library V 2.0 – It must be the end of the world

I have been really busy working on my new team, but I just noticed 3 new things that I found very cool that I thought I would pass along : Enterprise Library should be out this week via Tom Brian Button explains how we used Object Builder in Enterprise Library The Seattle Seahawks are in the…


This is Scott… not saying goodbye…. just saying…

Now that I have finally finished working on the Design Time Tool (for the last time) and Enterprise Library 2.0 is near the finish line. I can let the cat out of the bag. What a long strange trip it has been.  It is hard to believe that almost 3 years ago (January 6th), I…


December Release

For all of those who wanted the tool because they hate figuring out the schema for the xml, here is a pretty solid preview.  We have really been hard at work to finish this off.  Don’t blame Olaf, most of it is my fault.  I wanted to make things a bit easier to add your…


Enterprise Library Core Webcast

As Tom and Ed have pointed out, there are some major changes to the core architecture of Enterprise Library 2.0.  Join Tom and I to talk about our integration of object builder, Configuration Sources, and the new (kinda) design time for all the blocks.  This will be the last time you get to here my…


Enterprise Library 2.0 / Configuration 12.0

We have done it again.  Another drop another configuration change.  You can read the marketing mojo from Tom. Read the MSDN announcement and download it here.  All feedback welcome.  Now playing: Joe Satriani – Surfing With The Alien


Do you have what it takes?

Ever wanted to work with some of the greatest minds on some great software?  Well throw your hat in the ring and give it a try.  We are hiring.  The full job description is here. Now playing: Green Day – American Idiot


CAB October 2005 CTP Available

The team has been driving hard to get this to you.  I would definetly download it and start playing with it.  We (Enterprise Library) are going to be using the cool DI code in our project (yes everything you learned for the August CTP is useless now ).  Take a look at the Object Builder code from Brad and…