What is Windows Azure? Windows Azure is a cloud services operating system that serves as the development, service hosting and service management environment for the Windows Azure platform. Windows Azure provides developers with on-demand compute and storage to host, scale, and manage web applications on the internet through Microsoft datacenters. Windows Azure is a flexible platform that supports multiple languages and integrates with your existing on-premises environment. To build applications Read more [...]

Microsoft Silverlight – A next Gen RIA Technology

Before we ahead with this topic. Let me tell you that this is with the reference to my earlier post. As i had mention Silverlight as a RIA technology to develop Applications. If you have not read that article do read What is RIA ? Microsoft Silverlight is a free web-browser plug-in that enables interactive media experiences, rich business applications and immerse mobile apps. Windows? Check. Mac? Check. Linux? Check. Silverlight works on all major OS's plus all major browsers, including Firefox, Read more [...]

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Introduction to Next Generation Applications – RIA

The web application development is more than just reaching or providing users with the desired information. Present day customers are more demanding and they have high expectations from applications they access on the web. The customers want to move from just reading the text from the web to writing and contributing information on it. They want the web applications to be more intutive, fast and to have all the features possible in the desktop application. They also want these applictions to be Read more [...]

Introduction to CSS3 – Part 1

This article providing an introduction to the new CSS3 standard which is set to take over from CSS2. We will be starting from the very beginning – taking you from not having even heard of CSS3, to feeling ready to hit it running as various features start to become more widely adopted.   Introduction When the first CSS specification was published, all of CSS was contained in one document that defined CSS Level 1. CSS Level 2 was defined also by a single, multi-chapter document. However for Read more [...]