Recently at the ALT.NET Summit, I got a chance to sit down with Greg Young to discuss the work we’ve been doing in our new Composite Application Guidance (Prism). In the interview we talk about the guidance, what technical and architectural challenges it addresses including specific to WPF,how it differs from CAB,
The last time I did one of these posts, I was off on how close we were, by about a month. Well this time that's not the case. At the end of last week we dropped an RC for Composite Application Guidance AKA Prism. This week the only thing left to do is to ship. :-)
I am supposed to be working an article, but couldn’t resist posting on this one. Our most recent Prism drop (now called Composite Application Guidance) includes a spike we did where we converted our reference app to use Castle Windsor. It was a pretty straight forward effort basically involving a search and replace for wherever we used Unity.
Francis has been a busy man lately on his blog with a series of posts on the various loosely coupled communication patterns and mechanisms we use in Prism. He gives a great overview of what they are and in which situations they are applied within our RI.