Archive for August, 2008

ADO.NET EF comes with the new .NET 3.5 service pack. This is one of my most eagerly awaited releases. I’ve been following this since beta and I’m very eager to give this a try. The new Visual Studio 2008 service pack also is released in conjunction and will provide the ADO.NET Entity Designer. As someone […]


I’ve had the opportunity to explore different approaches to building an n-tier application with LINQ to SQL for a few months and working out the details of what has to be done with different approaches. I’ve tried the approach of propagating LINQ entities from the DAL to the UI and back, using the Repository pattern […]