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What’s next with Enterprise Library 3.0

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Microsoft’s Patterns & Practices team are consolidating the requirements for the 3rd installment of the Enterprise Library. Check out the link to give your feedback.

July 13, 2006

Summer Holiday….is over.

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I’m back from a relaxing and sunny holiday in the south of France (Cote D’Azur). We spend the first week in a brand-new convenient mobile-home on camping Les Tournels just a few rocks away from the famous St-Tropez beach Pampelone. From there, we visited several beaches in the region and did one-...

July 11, 2006

WinFx is dead, live .NET Framework 3.0

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According to the latest rumors, Microsoft decided to rename WinFx (a new set of technologies including Windows Communications Foundation, Windows Presentation Foundation, and Windows Workflow Foundation) to .NET Framework 3.0. Moreover, 3.0 wil ship as part of Vista.

June 10, 2006

Windows Vista Beta 2 attempts

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The weekend Vista Beta 2 was released, I downloaded it from the MSDN subscribers site and tried to install it on my desktop PC (P4, 2GB of memory, 500GB HD). The installation went quite well in fact. Even my two RAID configurations did not cause any problems since the old XP drivers still worked....

June 8, 2006