BizTalk 2010 Beta 1 & AppFabric RC On the 20th , BizTalk 2010 Beta 1 was released , a day after the AppFabric RC. We all know ( at least a bit ) about BizTalk , but regardless we shouldn’t disregard the Windows Server AppFabric which is a set of integrated technologies that make it easier to build, scale and manage Web and composite applications that run on IIS. Windows Server AppFabric targets applications built using ASP.NET, Windows Communication Foundation (WCF), and Windows Workflow Foundation (WF). It provides out-of-the-box capabilities...
Visual Studio 2010 - The type or namespace name 'MyClassLibrary' could not be found I have run across this message in the Beta Edition of Visual Studio 2010 , and I dismissed it as a Beta feature . But now with the release version , for me , that message was a bit out of place . It seems that the solution , as far as I’m concern , is very simple , change the Target to “.NET Framework 4” and everything is going back to normal. If you’ll look closely...
Express 2010 RTM Download summary
Any one who really knows me , knows that my 2nd passion is the Express toolset :)
Now, that Visual Studio 2010 has RTM-ed a few days (weeks) a go I have decided to build a small collection of relevant URLs :
Visual Basic 2010 Express
Visual C# 2010 Express
Visual C++ 2010 Express
Visual Web Developer 2010 Express ( Part of the WebPI Toolkit )
All - Offline Install ISO image file
And the SqlServer Express 2008 R2 – with the new 10GB support :)
Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 RTM - Express with Advanced Services
Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 RTM...
Visual Studio 2010 Beta2 is out Needless to say that the New Logo Relates to the new Logo the .NET Framework got ;) ( cross post New times = .NET New logo (!)) Just , the only thing that’s missing is an Express Version of all of this :’( UPDATE: My mistake ! there is one , here’s the link to the ISO Download Visual Studio 2010 Beta 2 ( it’s 736 MB)
Free ASP.NET MVC eBook ASP.NET MVC is great :) , and now there’s a Free eBook about it : Wrox - Professional ASP.NET MVC v1.0 If you want to know more about what’s a head in the VS2010 , read this ASP.NET MVC for VS 2010 Beta 1
Along side the ASP.NET 4.0 and Visual Studio 2010 Web Development Beta 1 Overview comes the Visual Studio 2010 Enhancements for ASP.NET Among features I liked were: Web Designer Snippets : the ability to have & use code snippets for the HTML / ASPX part of the program. For those of us who write “code” in the ASPX part ( and on the XAML part of Silverlight ) the options of “Code Snippets” & of “Regions” is missing. Being frank , it occurs from time to time that the ASPX file ( without the...
Channel 9’s “10-4” The 10-4 show is a weekly video podcast which gives you a look at what's coming in Visual Studio 2010 and the .NET Framework 4.0. So check it out, already there’s a S01E01 :) But, don’t forget that there’s also this one http://channel9.msdn.com/tags/Visual+Studio+2010/
Microsoft SOA & Business Process Conference 2009 We all know about the forthcoming Microsoft SOA & Business Process Conference, and we’re all expecting new features especially due to: Expected CTP of BizTalk 2009 and BizTalk Server2009, "Oslo" and .NET combination Long awaited ESB 2.0 CTP version Changes which brings .NET 4.0 ( using WF & WCF Foundations) And now YOU HAVE A CHANCE TO MAKE THE CHANGE , how ? the BizTalk Server Team Blog just announced about Microsoft SOA & Business Process Conference 2009 Call...
Pattern & Practices: Improving Web Security It seems that the Pattern & Practices are enjoying them selves, because they have just released Improving Web Security: Scenarios and Implementation Guidance for WCF ( AKA WCF Security Guide – v1) as part of the CodePlex WCFSecurityGuide