Introducing Longhorn for Developers Author:Brent Rector This book focuses on the Microsoft Longhorn features for the developer. From the developer's point of view, Longhorn provides new functionality we can broadly categorize in five areas: — * Longhorn defines applications in new, more powerful ways. — * Longhorn bases an application's security on the common language runtime code access security model... more » but with significant extensions.
* Longhorn provides significantly improved application data storage and access via a new file system.
* Longhorn applications now have a a rich variety of commonication and collaboration features.
* Developers can more easily produce applications providing rich user interfaces using the presentaiton and media services available with Longhorn.« less