Volume 25 Number 01
January 2010 Code Downloads
|Cloud Patterns - Designing and Deploying Services for Microsoft Azure
To better understand how SOA patterns can be applied to Azure deployments, we walk you through a scenario in which a bank moves its services to the cloud.
|Cloud Storage - Fueling Your Application's Engine with Microsoft Azure Storage
Yes, you can run background processes in the cloud. Kevin Hoffman and Nate Dudek use a shopping cart example to demonstrate how to build an application engine as well as implement asynchronous messaging and processing using Azure Storage.
|Cutting Edge - Master-Detail Views with the ASP.NET Ajax Library
When you think of data-driven Web pages, most of the time what you really have in mind is a master-detail view of some cross-related data. Dino builds an example with ASP.NET AJAX 4 and jQuery.
|Extreme UI - Line Charts with Data Templates
Charles Petzold continues his investigation into robust XAML coding made possible by Windows Presentation Foundation, this time tackling the complicated process of creating line charts.
|Foundations - Discover a New WCF with Discovery
Juval Lowy explains how the industry-standard discovery solution enables clients to discover available addresses for WCF calls at runtime, and he provides tools and helper classes to simplify the process.