April 2011 Blog Posts

RIA/JS - jQuery client for WCF RIA Services

Today at MIX11, Brad Olenick announced RIA/JS, a jQuery client for WCF RIA Services.  This is an early preview that we want to get your feedback on.  Long before WCF RIA Services V1.0 was released, we started talking RIA Services support for AJAX; in fact, you can see the item here on the RIA Services Wish List (11th ranked as of today).  We hope that you’ll grab this preview and let us know if you like the direction we’re going. RIA/JS Features In today’s state the features are somewhat limited, but many of the basic scenarios are in place: ...

posted @ Wednesday, April 13, 2011 2:42 PM | Feedback (25)

WCF RIA Services - MIX11 Releases

This week at MIX, the RIA Services team has put out two releases: WCF RIA Services V1.0 SP2 Preview (April 2011) Download available here.  This MSI is also included with the Silverlight 5 Beta Tools. Note: you cannot have both SP1 and SP2 installed on your machine.  Installing SP2 will upgrade your machine from SP1 to SP2. This is a Preview-quality release and does not include a Go-Live license.  Here’s what you’ll find within this release: Support for Silverlight 5 Beta - SP1 does not properly perform code generation when...

posted @ Wednesday, April 13, 2011 11:40 AM | Feedback (8)