patterns & practices Kona Guidance
The Prism library and the associated AdventureWorks Shopper RI demonstrate how to create Windows Store business apps using C# and XAML for Windows 8.
You can read more about the goals of the project from this blog entry
. We are early in the project so we need your feedback. At this point we do not have any documentation and the functionality of the reference implementation is not complete.
As background, we conducted a survey which influenced our thinking about the scope. The scope will be a mix of demonstrating how to implement Windows 8 features, traditional line of business requirements, and typical patterns and practices (no pun intended). The items above the line are what we think will make the first release. The items below will probably not be included. Let us know your thoughts on the scope.
◦ Suspend, Terminate, and Resume
◦ Live Tile
◦ Camera, GPS, or other device sensors
Line of Business
◦ Local data management
◦ Usually connected
◦ Interact with services
◦Deployment – side loading
◦Security – AuthN and AuthZ
patterns & practices
◦MVVM and unit testing
◦UI composition (through composition of ViewModels)
◦Loose coupling pub/sup
◦Modular development and / team independence