January 2009 - Partition Web Apps Intelligently

Microsoft's Model-View-Controller framework makes it possible to implement "a separation of concerns" in ASP.NET -- something that was difficult, if not impossible, previously.


Connect to the Cloud

In this special interview, Microsoft Corporate Vice President Robert Wahbe discusses the Azure Services Platform and Software plus Services applications with 1105 Media's Jeffrey Schwartz and Michael Desmond.

Ask Kathleen

Windows Workflow Changes Direction

Learn how Windows Workflow Foundation (WF) 4.0 changes everything you thought you knew about workflow. Also, learn why using string primary keys is a bad idea; find out where to get a data grid for Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF); overcome the annoying issue of files not loading at runtime; and copy files into the executable directory.

Developer Product Briefs

Understand What Your App Does

Peter takes a look at Compuware's DevPartner Studio.

DXperience v2008 Volume 3; Isolator and Racer; and TeamCity 4.0

New products for .NET developers.

Editor's Note

VSM's New Big Idea

Guest Opinion

Is Agile Rock or Disco?

Billy Hollis ponders agile's long-term fate.

Letters from Readers

Reader Likes the Switch

Readers weigh in with the editors on Visual Studio Magazine. Read this month's letters.

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