Learn About Visual Studio and Visual C# Asynchronous Programming [Videos]

Microsoft has posted some great new video's on MSDN showing how to do async programming using the Async CTP. "Visual Studio Async CTP extends Visual Studio 2010. It provides streamlined syntax for asynchronous development in C# and Visual Basic," Microsoft stated.The following videos demonstrate how to use asynchronous programming in Visual Basic and Visual C#.Visual […]

Microsoft has posted some great new video's on MSDN showing how to do async programming using the Async CTP. "Visual Studio Async CTP extends Visual Studio 2010. It provides streamlined syntax for asynchronous development in C# and Visual Basic," Microsoft stated.

The following videos demonstrate how to use asynchronous programming in Visual Basic and Visual C#.

Visual Basic

Introduction to the Async CTP

Polling and Cancellation

Offloading Work with TaskEx.Run

Concurrent Downloading with TaskEx.WhenAll

Refactoring Functionality into a Library

Visual C#

Introduction to the Async CTP

Concurrent Downloading with TaskEx.WhenAll

Offloading Work with TaskEx.Run

Polling and Cancellation

Refactoring Functionality into a Library

Microsoft's MSDN forums have one specifically dedicated to the Async CTP which compilers team member are monitoring to help answer any questions. You can visit this Visual Studio Async CTP post on Visual Studio Forum.

[Source:Visual Studio Async]