Building Amazing Business Applications with Microsoft Silverlight and Microsoft .NET RIA Services

Learn how to build n-tier Rich Internet Applications (RIA) on Silverlight by tapping the power of .NET RIA Services. Walk you through an example of building an application from scratch using the pattern run-time components and tools provided by .NET RIA Services. See how it helps you write application logic …

Voices That Matter: GWT – Architecture Best Practices

Ajax, taken to its logical extreme, is essentially a 1990’s-style client/server architecture: one that has a vast, decentralized, and unpredictable network directly in its critical path. (The Internet, we’re talking about you.) Application developers have to grapple with network failures, latency, asynchonicity, multi-session synchronization, scalability, failover, cross-site scripting, and server …