Get Rid of CRUD Faster!Using Silverlight and RIA Services to quickly develop CRUD applications Kyle Shaffar – Software Architect, MedAssets
About Me Kyle Shaffar – Software Architect, MedAssets Located in Cape Girardeau, MO 10 Years experience developing with Microsoft technology stack
Who likes CRUD? Create,Read,Update,Delete Very repetitive code that can be boring to write. Silverlight 4 and RIA Services gives you a toolset to quickly develop your CRUD applications.
Resources Silverlight Get Started: http://www.silverlight.net/getstarted/ SQL Server 2008 R2 Express: http://www.microsoft.com/express/database/ AdventureWorks Sample Databases: http://msftdbprodsamples.codeplex.com/
Presentation and completed code will be posted on my blog: http://geekswithblogs.net/ArchitectureDreams/Default.aspx
DEMO - Adventure Works HR Drag and Drop implementation of simple HR Maintenance System.
What’s Next? Obviously Drag and Drop is not for everyone so I encourage you to try the same solution using a programmatic approach via the code behind. For a really great implementation consider making use of the MVVM pattern.