Posts Tagged ‘DSL’

Where does .NET beat Java?

May 9th, 2007

Werner Schuster posted at InfoQ an article entitled “Microsoft Surpasses Java’s Dynamic Language Support” trying to show where .NET is doing better than Java.

Some of the highlights are:

  • Microsoft CLR (Common Language Runtime), LINQ and the support for multiple languages
  • DLR (Dynamic Language Runtime)
  • .NET modularization and versioning

LINQ Resources

February 17th, 2007

LINQ (Language Integrated Query) is one of the most promising technologies for Microsoft®’s .NET.

Here are some great resources for those interested in learning more about this generic data query API:

  • LINQ/C# Learning Guide – Quick look at the LINQ extensions and the upcoming release of C# 3.0 in general
  • LINQ in Action – Learn about LINQ, LINQ to SQL (DLINQ) and LINQ to XML (XLINQ)
  • Hooked on LINQ – Developers’ Wiki for .NET Language Integrated Query
  • LINQDev – Dedicated site to Language Integrated Query development