New Releases: Beta 1 RC for Indigo, Avalon, and InfoCard

Beta 1 release candidates for Indigo and Avalon are now available for download at the Microsoft Download Center: Included in this beta 1 release candidate is the first preview of "InfoCard," the code name for technology aimed at making the end users digital identity experience simpler and safer. This beta will allow you to experiment with building applications using the Avalon, Indigo and InfoCard technologies.

Avalon is the new presentation subsystem for windows. Indigo is a set of Web services technologies, and as already mentioned, InfoCard is the code name for the digital identity management software.

For more on these releases, see a Q&A with David Treadwell, corporate vice president of the .NET Developer Platform, on Microsoft's site.

Update:

Click HERE for a more direct link to the downloads.



About the Author

Bradley L. Jones

bjones@jupitermedia.com

Comments

  • There are no comments yet. Be the first to comment!

Leave a Comment
  • Your email address will not be published. All fields are required.

Top White Papers and Webcasts

  • Today's enterprise datacenter can be one of the most complex business environments with dozens (for smaller business), hundreds (for larger and midsize business), even thousands (for hyperscale businesses) of servers that must be managed and monitored. At this level, just managing the cords can be challenging — let alone keeping up with the growing need for more agility and scalability within the datacenter. Simply put, companies are aggressively looking for less complexity and more agility from their …

  • Entire organizations suffer when their networks can't keep up and new opportunities are put on hold. Waiting on service providers isn't good business. In these examples, learn how to simplify network management so that your organization can better manage costs, adapt quickly to business demands, and seize market opportunities when they arise.

Most Popular Programming Stories

More for Developers

RSS Feeds

Thanks for your registration, follow us on our social networks to keep up-to-date