Building RIA for Desktop, Web and Mobile using Silverlight and WPF Giorgio Sardo UX Consultant, Microsoft UK [email protected] blogs.msdn.com/Giorgio Agenda • • • • • RIA Demo Wpf Demo Silverlight Demo Silverlight for Mobile Demo Q&A (Demo) What are RIA? • Rich Internet applications (RIAs) are web applications with features and functionality of traditional desktop applications (Miss Wikipedia) .NET Platform & Tools web desktop media & RIA Developers / Designers & Apps by Category ? 1.5m 4-6m 4-5m Web Desktop Developer skills today = Web & Desktop >100k >1m Media & RIA = emerging Media & RIA Developers 200-400k Designers Applications >10ks + Silverlight tools for Visual Studio 2 The professional Web design tool Whether you are designing rich standards-based websites, ultimate experiences on the desktop, or managing digital assets and content, Expression professional design tools give you the flexibility and freedom to bring your vision to reality. The professional Interactive design tool The professional Media Encoding tool The professional Asset Management tool + Deep Zoom Composer What’s new in .NET 3.5 SP1 (beta) • Performance Improvements • • • • • • • • Animations Smoothing Layered Window Data Binding Cold-start Time Working-set / Runtime Software Rendering API GPU (3D Hit Testing 50% faster) Battery Life Demo - WPF Want to see more performance? cross-browser, cross-platform, cross-device for building and delivering the next generation of .NET based media experiences and rich interactive applications for the Web Silverlight 2 Runtime Features • • • • • • • • • 2D, Graphics Audio, Video Animations Text, Text Input Controls Layout Styles/Templates Data Binding Networking • • HTTP/S and Sockets • • DeepZoom * New in Silverlight 2 • • • • • .NET Support • C# and VB.NET • Generics LINQ XML APIs HTML Integration • JSON Serializer Local storage (Isolated) Crypto APIs (AES) Threading Demo - Silverlight All you can see in 15 minutes :) Others • ADO.NET Data Services support • UIAutomation & Accessibility support • Platform support for Adaptive streaming • Silverlight DRM • Expanded localization languages • ... Silverlight for Mobile Current Implementation Silverlight 1.0 Implementation Browser Plug-in Model : IE Mobile Windows Mobile 6 Standard and Professional Announced Nokia Support JScript Support Device Specific Media Stack Demo – Silverlight for Mobile Early preview... Resources This presentation + demo source code: http://blogs.msdn.com/giorgio ([email protected]) • Silverlight: http://silverlight.net/GetStarted • Silverlight for Mobile: http://silverlight.net/learn/mobile.aspx • WPF: http://windowsclient.net • http://weblogs.asp.net/scottgu • http://www.mono-project.com/Moonlight Q&A* *please not about Pizza toppings © 2008 Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved. Microsoft, Windows, Windows Vista and other product names are or may be registered trademarks and/or trademarks in the U.S. and/or other countries. The information herein is for informational purposes only and represents the current view of Microsoft Corporation as of the date of this presentation. Because Microsoft must respond to changing market conditions, it should not be interpreted to be a commitment on the part of Microsoft, and Microsoft cannot guarantee the accuracy of any information provided after the date of this presentation. MICROSOFT MAKES NO WARRANTIES, EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR STATUTORY, AS TO THE INFORMATION IN THIS PRESENTATION.