In this geekSpeak, Jason Rainwater shows us the evolution of asynchronous programming and how techniques have changed as new features have been added to Microsoft .NET. Jason covers event-based asynchronous programming and callback-based asynchronous programming, and he introduces us to the new Async feature, which lets developers drastically simplify asynchronous programming. This geekSpeak is hosted by Glen Gordon and Peter Laudati.
The geekSpeak series brings you industry experts in a "talk-radio" format hosted by Microsoft developer evangelists. These experts share their knowledge and experience and answer your questions during the webcast. Visit the geekSpeak blog for resources or to ask a question before a live webcast. Visit the geekSpeak blog for resources or to ask a question before a live webcast.
Guest: Jason Rainwater, Independent Consultant, Veracity Solutions
Jason Rainwater is an independent consultant contracting to Veracity Solutions and a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) for Client Application Development. His specialties include an in-depth knowledge of Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF), Microsoft Silverlight, and XAML. He has built modular WPF and Silverlight smart client applications using Model View ViewModel (MVVM) and Prism. Jason is a frequent speaker in his local and regional communities; events he has spoken at include many user groups, code camps, and a few specialty events.