Visual Studio 2010 and .NET 4

W24 Can you use MEF too much? Hint - NO!


5:00 PM - 6:15 PM

Level: Intermediate

Jon Flanders

iOS Developer


The Managed Extensibility Framework (MEF) is a new library in the Microsoft .NET Framework 4.0 that addresses the problems of monolithic software by simplifying the design of extensible applications and components. In this session, learn the basics of MEF and see MEF used in a variety of applications built on the .NET Framework, from Microsoft Silverlight to the Server.

You will learn:

  • The basics of how MEF works
  • The usage models of MEF in your applications
  • How MEF can be applied to different applications and architectures