Silverlight 3 Beta was unveiled at MIX09. It is a preview release which continues Silverlight’s track record of rapid innovation – introducing more than 50 new features, including support for running Silverlight applications out of the browser, dramatic video performance and quality improvements, and features that radically improve developer productivity. Combined with the continued innovation in Visual Studio and Expression Blend, Silverlight 3 empowers .NET developers to create cutting-edge Rich Internet Applications and media experiences.
Finally the RSUG March 2009 meeting is over. This time our session was speciall for multiple reasons.
1. It was fully sponored by Microsoft (Thanks to Microsoft 🙂 ).
2. It was conducted at Microsoft Innovation Center at Alyamama University in Riyadh. (Amazing Arrangements)
3. There were 5 session to cover which include Development, SharePoint Workflows, Web Content Management, InfoPath and Content Deployment.
4. I presented Advanced SharePoint Features and developed a Real World Demo by deploying a master page to web site with stapling and activation dependencies.
Overall the event was great. Everybody loved it. There were handy giveaways for the session which were given to active participants and a 400 GB hard drive was given to one lucky particpant by draw.