WCF RIA Services V1.0 SP2 Released

On December 9, 2011, Silverlight 5 was released.  As always, RIA Services is included in the Tools for Silverlight, and this new release included our V1.0 SP2 final build.  We refer to this as our RTW build, meaning Released-To-Web.  In addition to the Tools installer including WCF RIA Services V1.0... [Read More]

WebMatrix, Git, and AppHarbor

I needed to crank out a single-page web site for my son, to help him promote his popcorn sales for cub scouts.  I decided it was a perfect opportunity to try some new things, so I jumped into WebMatrix to create the site, added it to a Git repository, and... [Read More]

RIA Services updates for //build

At //build, Dinesh Kulkarni from our team gave a presentation alongside Asad Khan from the OData team.  They showed RIA/JS consuming both a RIA Services DomainService as well as an OData feed from Azure.  Dinesh also showed RIA/JS working in the browser, in a Win8 Metro Style app, and on... [Read More]

RIA Services Validation: Available on GitHub

I’ve gotten quite a few requests for the source code behind the RIA Services Validation blog post series.  I am pleased to announce that the code is now published on GitHub. http://github.com/jeffhandley/RIAServicesValidation Within that repository, you’ll find: RudeValidation.Web/Models – Server-side model classes RudeValidation.Web/Validators – Custom validators including CompareValidator, ConditionallyRequired, and... [Read More]