What is a Service-Oriented Architecture? A service-oriented architecture (SOA) is a component model that inter-relates the different functional units of an application, called services, through well-defined interfaces and contracts between these services. The interface is defined in a neutral manner that should be independent of the hardware platform, the operating…

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Yesterday our UG had a session on “Enterprise Services (COM+) with .Net”. 9-10 people attended the session. Syed Ata Hussain was the speaker for the event and he introduced COM/COM+ in .Net and then drilled down in COM+ with an example. It was a knowledgable session. I presented Syed Ata…

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We have scheduled our periodic meeting on coming Friday i.e. July,23,2004 at Mohammad Ali Jinnah  University. Following are thedetails:   Venue:    Mohammad Ali Jinnah University.                      22-E Block-6 P.E.C.H.S, Karachi                      Phone: 92-21-111878787   1- Tilwat:- (6:45 PM). 2- Introductory Note. (6:50 PM). 3-Discussion On “Enterprise Services (COM+) with .Net”.(7:00 PM). 4-Q/A…

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So we are in for our second meeting. Which is scheduled for coming week.  I need to seek your advice/suggestions on following things.   Meeting Day:     We have three suggestions (along with their reasons) so far:    Wednesday: (Its a mid-week so we are not much burdened with the…

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Download the following latest Express Builds of VS .Net using thelinks given below.Installing the .Net Framework is necessary for each product to work (ofcourse)   .Net Framework 2.0 beta http://download.microsoft.com/download/9/6/6/9666067a-660f-48e0-a755-a83a81036b67/dotnetfx.exe C# Express 2005 http://download.microsoft.com/download/8/c/7/8c784f26-8e95-43b9-90b9-56b511220dfb/vcssetup.exe VB .Net Express 2005 http://download.microsoft.com/download/3/f/5/3f52b37c-92a4-4ce0-9de0-0376165e5461/vbsetup.exe SQL Express 2005 (Version 2005 of MSDE)http://download.microsoft.com/download/c/f/8/cf872b5a-509b-44ce-b5ac-e693f7aec971/SQLEXPR.EXE Web Developer Express 2005…

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  Rather than being annoyed, be amused. Instead of getting angry, become curious. In place of envy, feel admiration. In place of worry, take action. In place of doubt, have faith.   Negative energy is just positive energythat’s flowing in the opposite direction.There’s no need to fight or run away…

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Wow Cool, this is a really interesting development. Mono 1.0 is out. Its really cool to have your .Net CLR running on top of Linux. I cant wait to write my first program on C#-Linux. For more details visit. http://www.mono-project.com/about/index.html

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