EntLib 4.0 and Unity


Enterprise Library (EntLib for short) has become a standard for developing business applications in .Net.  EntLib was initially released in Jan 2005 and combined a bunch of Application Blocks.  Application Blocks were chunks of reusable code that helped developers accomlish common aspects of an application design such as database access, caching, security, and logging, without rewriting…

MonoRail’s future


With the advent of Microsoft’s ASP.NET MVC which has been released as a CTP called ASP.NET 3.5 Extensions Preview, what will happen to MonoRail, the other MVC for ASP.NET?  Well last month Hamilton Verissimo, aka hammett, the founder of the Castle Project, which includes MonoRail, ActiveRecord, MicroKernel, and Windsor Container projects, talks about his trip…