Silicon Valley Code Camp : October 3rd and 4th, 2009
Mayo Software, LLC
Joe Mayo is an author and independent software consultant, specializing in Microsoft technologies. Joe has written 7 books, many magazine articles, and taught numerous on-line and in-person courses. His experience spans multiple technologies for desktop, cloud, and device. He is also author of the LINQ to Twitter open source project. Joe is a long-time MVP with several years of awards.
RIA Services is a new technology that makes it easy to build middle tier code for Silverlight applications. In this session, you'll learn how to create a new Silverlight 3 project that uses RIA Services. You'll see how RIA Services provides seamless integration with data. You'll also learn how RIA Services allows you to implement validation one time and share that validation code in both the UI and business logic. After this session, you'll understand how RIA Services can increase your productivity when building Silverlight applications.