• Speaking this week - Belgium, Holland

    If you are in Belgium or Holland, try to come to 2 events where I'll be speaking and working the booth with my co-workers from the Infragistics office in London.

    On Wednesday, I'll be doing a talk called "Building Better User Experiences" at the VISUG in Belgium -  http://www.visug.be/Eventdetails/tabid/95/EventId/11/Default.aspx.

    On Thursday and Friday, we'll be at the Dutch Microsoft Developers Days…

    • Wed, May 27 2009
  • Aqua Lab #1 - Building the CRM Prototype

    We just posted the first of 3 hands on labs on the Healthcare CRM application I blogged about previously. You'll also notice we named the application Aqua.  Naming is always a tough process, but after about 30 or so options, we settled on Aqua, which ties in to the fluid user interface implemented in the application.

    For this first hands on lab, you'll get exposure to the Aqua architecture, you'll be introduced to the…

    • Wed, May 20 2009
  • Visual Studio 2010 Support

    If you haven't heard the news already, Microsoft announced the release of Beta 1 of the next major release of Visual Studio, Visual Studio 2010.

    Visit the Visual Studio 2010 home page to get a complete list of what's new in this next iteration of the IDE and in the .NET Framework 4.0.

    We have been testing against certain scenarios with the early CTP's of Visual Studio 2010, and we have been working hand in hand…

    • Mon, May 18 2009
  • WPF Tile Panel Interactions

    I mentioned in a previous post that I would get a video up on the interactions of the Tile Panel control in the Healthcare CRM application.

    You can check out the video here:


    Do you like this sort of UI?  We are doing a similar experience in the Silverlight controls - check out our Silverlight 3 samples here and look for xamWebTileView.

    If you are doing something…

    • Thu, May 14 2009
  • Windows Azure, Healthcare, MVVM, WPF, ADO.NET Data Services

    Windows Azure, Healthcare, MVVM, WPF, ADO.NET Data Services - some of the hottest topics today.  If you are interested in any or all of these technologies, then you'll be excited to hear about what we are doing to help you learn technologies in a real-world reference implementation.   About 6 months ago, I was in Redmond with Sara Faatz, our Director of Partners and Alliances, and we were talking to the Microsoft folks…

    • Wed, May 13 2009
  • Infragistics & Microsoft Enterprise Developer Conference

    The Enterprise Developer & Solutions Conference - http://tinyurl.com/cm9pwb - starts tomorrow and runs thorugh Wednesday in NYC at the Marriot Marquis.  Infragistics will have a table there with a bunch of folks, and I will be speaking in 2 sessions and participating in the Microsoft EDC Architects Breakfast on Tuesday morning.

    Here is the schedule for my talks and the Infragistics booth:

    • May 5th/6th - All day - Stop…
    • Mon, May 4 2009