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.
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.
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.
Peter takes a look at Compuware's DevPartner Studio.
New products for .NET developers.
Billy Hollis ponders agile's long-term fate.
Readers weigh in with the editors on Visual Studio Magazine. Read this month's letters.