December 2007 Entries

Domain Builder Setup

To make things easier to track (and straight in my mind), I have created an open source project to share the domain builder. You can find the project at Domain Builder on Code Plex. This will everyone to follow along at home on the progress as well as provide feedback in the process. Also, I thought would be important to share more of my detailed technical thoughts on the wiki as well. You can find this along with a list of open tasks and scenarios on the Code Plex website. The other items within ......

Initial Design of Domain Builder

I have a simple goal. I want to be able to work with domain experts and quickly diagram the application area. This should be similar to the class diagram tool already built into Visual Studio. Once the diagram is built and approved, the ability to code generate should be next. My idea here is to generate the Data Access Layer (DAL) by using NHibernate. This would allow the application to be database agnostic by generating dynamic SQL on the fly. The Business Persistence Layer (BPL) would be generated ......