Silverlight is a terrific platform to build Rich Internet Applications. Yet, there is little practice on the Web to integrate the technology with others platforms.
The authors have good knowledge of the .Net and Java world to help you get the best of each.
You're a Java buddy : let us take you on the path to Rich Silverlight clients by leveraging on your Java skills and the tools you used to work with (Tomcat, Apache, Java frameworks)
You're a Silverlight guy : you may be interested in exploring the different ways to integrate Java Data & Business Logic into your apps
You're neither the one nor the other : the architecture & technical advices listed here apply to all environments. Hopefully, you 'll find samples for your preferred environment.