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Building a HQL IDE for Apache Hive

My new team ( https://www.hadooponazure.com/) works on making Windows Server & Windows Azure the...

Author: Phani Raju MSFT Date: 12/17/2012

Async extension methods for OData Windows 8 client library

If you’re writing Windows Store applications and want to use the async goodness that the platform...

Author: Phani Raju MSFT Date: 08/22/2012

Upcoming edits to the OData Explorer.

This blog post outlines some key changes to the OData Explorer which should be published soon. Take...

Author: Phani Raju MSFT Date: 05/29/2012

Bookmarklet to customize Facebook buttons

What is it ? This bookmarklet is a simple javascript function that changes the contents of standard...

Author: Phani Raju MSFT Date: 05/16/2012

Developing Windows 8 Metro style applications that consume OData

The Source code for the sample app is available here ( Download ) You’ll need : 1. Windows 8...

Author: Phani Raju MSFT Date: 04/26/2012

Updated Site navigation

I've updated the site navigation to make it easier for my blog visitors to find useful links and...

Author: Phani Raju MSFT Date: 11/13/2011

Excel 2007 and consuming OData services

Hi all, I'm running a short survey to guage interest in an Excel 2007 plugin that reads OData feeds....

Author: Phani Raju MSFT Date: 09/06/2011

PBA

Test post, please ignore.

Author: Phani Raju MSFT Date: 08/15/2011

T4 templates for WCF Data Services Part–II, Client Code-Gen

Click here to download. GenerateDataServiceContext.tt generates a strongly-typed DataServiceContext...

Author: Phani Raju MSFT Date: 03/03/2011

Lessons learnt building the Windows Phone OData browser

One of the reasons for re-building the OData browser for Windows Phone was to experience first hand...

Author: Phani Raju MSFT Date: 02/06/2011

OData Browser for Windows Phone available now !

Download it from the Zune marketplace by clicking this link Read inaugural blog post about it here

Author: Phani Raju MSFT Date: 01/24/2011

OData Browser for Windows Phone 7

Since the company got me a Windows Phone 7 device and also paid for my developer account, I feel...

Author: Phani Raju MSFT Date: 01/17/2011

Update on the Windows Phone 7 OData Client Libirary

Team blog post here : WCF Data Services Client Library and Windows Phone 7 – Next Steps And some...

Author: Phani Raju MSFT Date: 09/28/2010

Implementing Server-side Sorting/Paging for OData feeds in Silverlight Controls ( DataGrid, DataPager, DataForm )

Download sample application and source here This blog post was written almost a year ago, but...

Author: Phani Raju MSFT Date: 08/18/2010

T4 templates for WCF Data Services, Part -I

Click here to download sample application As part of a series of blog posts about how to enhance the...

Author: Phani Raju MSFT Date: 08/09/2010

Windows Phone OData sample application updated for July 2010 Beta release

With the latest release of the Windows Phone tools, the OData sample Netflix application has also...

Author: Phani Raju MSFT Date: 07/13/2010

Server Driven Paging II , Implementing a Smart Auto-Paging Enumerable

Download Sample Application What is this ? How do I use this in my applications ? Cool, I am also...

Author: Phani Raju MSFT Date: 04/30/2010

OData Explorer updated to SL4 RTM

Install Silverlight 4 RTM Explore the latest OData Explorer release. As part of the update, we fixed...

Author: Phani Raju MSFT Date: 04/30/2010

Server Driven Paging With WCF Data Services

Download Sample Application Server Side What is SDP ? Design notes Blog post , Channel 9 video...

Author: Phani Raju MSFT Date: 04/25/2010

Update on the OData Explorer

Seeing as it is that Silverlight 4 RTM just went live , You should see an error message that says...

Author: Phani Raju MSFT Date: 04/15/2010

A Checklist for OData Feed publishers

Here's a minimal checklist to make sure your OData Service is available to a maximum number of...

Author: Phani Raju MSFT Date: 04/05/2010

Building SL3 applications using OData client Library with Vs 2010 RC

So , here you are trying to build an awesome OData client application in SL3 using the V.S 2010 RC’s...

Author: Phani Raju MSFT Date: 03/21/2010

Issues building the OData Explorer sources

When we put out the sources for the OData Explorer on the OData.org site , we broke something in the...

Author: Phani Raju MSFT Date: 03/21/2010

Developing a Windows Phone 7 Application that consumes OData

Click here to download the source for this application System Requirements : 1. Windows Phone 7...

Author: Phani Raju MSFT Date: 03/18/2010

Announcing the OData Explorer

What is the OData Explorer ? As the name suggests, its a Silverlight application that can be...

Author: Phani Raju MSFT Date: 03/16/2010

THe Astoria Team Is hiring !!!

Yep , we now have open positions for a few testers who get to work on the next generation of Data...

Author: Phani Raju MSFT Date: 01/26/2010

ADO.NET Data Services : Efficient Error Handling across Application Tiers

While developing an application that spans multiple tiers , it is important that you be able to flow...

Author: Phani Raju MSFT Date: 11/13/2009

Please welcome the JAVA Client for ADO.NET Data Services

The new Java client joins a growing family of clients for ADO.NET Data Services, which include: Ajax...

Author: Phani Raju MSFT Date: 09/28/2009

Using the ADO.NET Data Services Silverlight client library in x-domain and out of browser scenarios – II (Forms Authentication)

Click here to download sample application Using the ADO.NET Data Services Silverlight client library...

Author: Phani Raju MSFT Date: 09/09/2009

Using the PHP Toolkit with ADO.NET Data Services

Setup PHP on your windows machine Setup the PHP Toolkit Setting up the PHP samples on IIS Running...

Author: Phani Raju MSFT Date: 09/08/2009

ADO.NET Data Services SL Client Library - XDomain and Out Of Browser

The first in my two part blog posts about the new Silverlight Client Library we released in CTP2 is...

Author: Phani Raju MSFT Date: 09/03/2009

Its ALIVE !!! ADO.NET Data Services V1.5 CTP 2 is now in the wild!!

Announcement on the team blog :...

Author: Phani Raju MSFT Date: 08/31/2009

Introducing Web Friendly Feeds aka Friendly Feeds (Updated for CTP2)

Hello all , with the recent release of ADO.NET Data v1.5 Services CTP 1 , we introduced a new...

Author: Phani Raju MSFT Date: 08/31/2009

PhP and Astoria = PHASTORIA !!

More details here : Announcing the PHP Toolkit for ADO.NET Data Services Look forward to future...

Author: Phani Raju MSFT Date: 08/21/2009

Silverlight toolkit with ADO.NET Data services , Drill-down Charts using Astoria

Download sample project here : In part 2 of this series , we will look at using the Astoria client...

Author: Phani Raju MSFT Date: 06/11/2009

Silverlight toolkit with ADO.NET Data services , Master-Details with Accordion

Download the sample Silverlight project here : About the Silverlight toolkit  , From their...

Author: Phani Raju MSFT Date: 06/10/2009

Set Based Operations in Ado.net Data Services Part II

As an extension to the last blog post dealing with Set based filter operations in our client library...

Author: Phani Raju MSFT Date: 05/27/2009

Going to Tech Ed

I'll be joining Shayne Burgess and Mike Flasko at Tech Ed in LA . If you have question/feedback...

Author: Phani Raju MSFT Date: 05/07/2009

Reporting with ADO.NET Data Services and Telerik Report Viewer

Telerik has a range of controls that work with ADO.NET Data Services as the data source . Take a...

Author: Phani Raju MSFT Date: 05/04/2009

ADO.NET Data Services Friendly Feeds , Mapping EDM Types - I

As I mentioned in my last blog post , here are some samples of how to map your entity properties to...

Author: Phani Raju MSFT Date: 03/28/2009

Versioning note , writing SL 3.0 applications with Astoria v1.5 Sl 2.0 SDK Library

As part of the v1.5 install, we also shipped a Silverlight 2.0 SDK library that is capable of...

Author: Phani Raju MSFT Date: 03/24/2009

ADO.NET Data Services Silverlight Project Error : System.IO.FileNotFoundException

Imagine this , you just downloaded the Astoria V1.5 CTP1 and are happily chugging along and decide...

Author: Phani Raju MSFT Date: 03/23/2009

ADO.NET Data Services Friendly Feeds , Mapping CLR Types

As I mentioned in my last blog post , here are some samples of how to map your entity properties to...

Author: Phani Raju MSFT Date: 03/20/2009

Introducing Web Friendly Feeds aka Friendly Feeds

Hello all , with the recent release of ADO.NET Data v1.5 Services CTP 1 , we introduced a new...

Author: Phani Raju MSFT Date: 03/18/2009

Batching Queries using the ADO.NET Data Services CLient library

Did you know you could execute batch queries using the Data Services client library ? The API is...

Author: Phani Raju MSFT Date: 03/15/2009

Astoria Ski Day V2

I buckled under peer pressure .Here are the pics from the  2nd Annual Astoria Ski Day ....

Author: Phani Raju MSFT Date: 02/18/2009

Working with Inheritance in Ado.net Data Services

I’ve seen this question quite often on the Astoria forums and wanted to write something down so that...

Author: Phani Raju MSFT Date: 12/23/2008

The halls are empty

I probably brought this onto myself by taking all my vacation time in November to go back home for a...

Author: Phani Raju MSFT Date: 12/22/2008

Customizing Serialization of Entities in the ADO.NET Data Services Client Library

This post is inspired by this forum thread :Data services client -- exception on saveChanges Problem...

Author: Phani Raju MSFT Date: 12/11/2008

Working with associations in ADO.NET Data Services , Part 2

In part 2 ,we will talk about how to use the client library to deal with : 1..N Associations This is...

Author: Phani Raju MSFT Date: 10/23/2008

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