Formally codenamed "KittyHawk", Microsoft's new RAD tool has been released in Beta 2 as LightSwitch. This new development tool will be geared towards newer coders who are interested in creating business apps. Microsoft stated that the final release of LightSwitch is expected to be in 2011 but no specific date yet.
Available to MSDN Subscribers yesterday and to the general public today, the Visual Studio LightSwitch Beta is released
Old Habits Die Hard: The report, which is in its fifth year, polled 1,100 senior IT security executives at large enterprises around the world and indicates an ongoing disconnect between the security solutions organizations spend money on and the ability of those solutions to protect sensitive data. While 30 percent of respondents classify their organizations as 'very vulnerable' or 'extremely vulnerable' to data attacks (and the number of breaches continues to rise) the two top spending priorities are network …
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