Monthly Archives: July 2005

Internals of Indigo (CTS467)

Some random notes that I picked up during this massive-info talk (again 9+)Messaging layer will be used by lots of Microsoft products like BizTalk or ADO.NET. It’s the lower layer of Indigo and involves getting data around.Indigo message are CLR … Continue reading

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ARC419 The Grey Area of Implementing Services Using Object-Oriented Technologies

Problem 1: You might not always get want you wantWhen services share types you will have problems because the generated proxies also have client-side representations of the shared types. (BTW, in ASMX 2.0 this is less of a problem, since … Continue reading

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Enterprise Services features in Indigo and more

Some highlights of the CTS366: Implementing Indigo Endpoint (Secure, Reliable and Transacted messaging) by Ingo Rammer and Steve Swartz.Indigo distinguishes to sorts of standards: Basic Profile and WS Profile. Basic is neccessay if you like to interface with heterogeneous services … Continue reading

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Champions off to Electronic Sports World Cup

In the first weekend of June the Electronic Sports World Cup qualifier was held in the “Beurs van Berlage” in Amsterdam. Great place to have a LAN tournament. Champions eSports Association was there and seeded first. We also won the … Continue reading

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Great place to meet people

When you are looking for certain people at a jumbo-sized venue like the Amsterdam RAI with over 7 thousand people squirming around like ants, you won’t find them. Still, I met the following people today and spoke to them:Sander Gerz … Continue reading

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Mixed feelings on keynotes sessions

Shame on me, but this was my first ever keynote session on a TechEd (even though I have been to 5 TechEds before). I did see the keynote of the Professional Developer Conference (PDC) in 2003. That one rocked. It … Continue reading

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Arrived at TechEd

Just arrived at the TechEd. Registration went smooth. No line (I got to use the MCT/MVP non-existent queue, but the others were not too bad either) to receive my passes and collect the bag.Each edition of TechEd it is always … Continue reading

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