With the web development technology maturing, RIAs (Rich
Internet Applications) are preferred to by more and more people. After many
years of silence, under the situation that Flash nearly dominates the Internet world,
Microsoft is unwilling to lag far behind, against many deficiencies of the rival
and quickly developed a so-called "Flash killer" technology--
In the four parts of articles, I’ll show you a basic RIA image
management system based upon the popular Silverlight 3 technique, through which
we are to explorer the typical routine and necessary skills in creating
Silverlight based line-of-business applications.
We are going to, as far as possible, follow the development
of software engineering to introduce aspects of the case in this chapter. However,
since this case still remains at a level on a simplified version, so for some
modules, such as needs analysis and so on, will be simplified or be omitted.