The Chicago ACM has just made an announcement about it’s next meeting. It’s January 10th at the Microsoft office in downtown Chicago. The topic will be LINQ, presented by Dave Bost from Microsoft. Here is the talk abstract:
“Modern applications operate on data in several different forms: Relational
tables, XML documents, and in-memory objects. Each of these domains can have
profound differences in semantics, data types, and capabilities. Much of the
complexity in todays applications is the result of these mis-matches. Dave
Bost, Developer Evangelist for Microsoft will explain how the next release of
Visual Studio and the .NET Framework (code name Orcas) aims to unify the
through the introduction of LINQ capabilities in C# and Visual Basic. LINQ,
Language Integrated Query, is a strongly typed data access framework and an
innovative Application Programming Interface (API) for manipulating and querying
Space is limited, so make sure to reserve a spot by emailing Jim Thompson at firstname.lastname@example.org.
See ya there.