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Donde esta XRM?? (Where is XRM?)

by David M. Smith  |  November 18, 2009  |  Comments Off

After I just posted my previous entry titled Silverlight Steals the Show! I realized i had also buried the XRM non-news. So I was guilty of burying it almost as much as Microsoft is. So below is the last paragraph from the post, highlighting the non-news. Don’t get too non-excited about the non-news… XRM is [...]

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PDC Day 2 – Silverlight steals the show!

by David M. Smith  |  November 18, 2009  |  Comments Off

  At day 2 of Microsoft PDC09 in Los Angeles today. Time for a quick set of highlights. More to come in a lot of research in the coming days. The overachieving announcement: Silverlight 4 The big news today is Silverlight, Specifically the beta of version 4. Siverlight continues its march towards providing moreand more [...]

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PDC Day 1 – FOA!

by David M. Smith  |  November 17, 2009  |  Comments Off

At Microsoft PDC09 in Los Angeles today. Lots of big news and interesting things to write about but the big word is fabric.The introduction of the AppFabric brand by Microsoft for its appserver is the tip of the iceberg. First of all, the idea of a fabric for running distributed applications is not new, but [...]

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