John Waters is the lead architect and developer of a number of high profile software products and solutions, including the Velocity ERP system, the HC Standard Critical Asset Tracking system, and numerous financial software systems. John has spoken at conferences all over the world on topics ranging from Parallel Computing to Windows Phone and Windows 8 development. Currently, John is working on Windows Azure Cloud Computing and Mobile Development. John previously founded and run several consulting companies in Sweden, and has worked at Falafel Software in California since 2003. John is a MVP.
This session will show you how to build a Silverlight application that can take advantage of the Out of Browser, Isolated Storage and Network Detection capabilities of Silverlight 3 to build a sometimes connnected (briefcase model) Rich Internet Application.
Curious about how the new Parallel .NET iniative is shaping up? This talk will give an introduction to the features including PLINQ, with demos showing how to utilize the multiple cores that many machines now pack.