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GeneralFinally Visual Studio LightSwitch is launching! Pin
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defwebserver3-Jul-11 6:32
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You make valid arguments so I will concede all your points except:

JimmyRopes wrote:
No doubt LightSwitch will produce standard run of the mill applications, but my
clients always want something custom that doesn't come out of the box.


Please see:

http://lightswitchhelpwebsite.com/Blog/tabid/61/EntryId/24/This-Is-How-LightSwitch-Does-MVVM.aspx

using Silverlight Custom Controls you can deliver the exact UI you need.

JimmyRopes wrote:
I want the challenging work that makes me think and allows me to showcase my
coding skills.


LightSwitch uses MVVM / EF / WCF RIA Services / MEF the only difference is that it is a tool to create code so you don't have to do it all by hand. I can build an incrediable house if I use a hammer or a nail gun.

This is not Microsoft Access, this is SQL Server and normal .Net code and normal Silverlight Controls.
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