Silverlight at Major League

Posted in Web Technologies, Frameworks, Development, Graphics, Conferences on June 23, 2008

Silverlight at Major League

Learn about the re-launch of Major League Baseball’s website on Silverlight. With the website’s back-end written in Java and much of the user interface built with JSP, is not your typical candidate for adopting Microsoft’s newest technology for building Rich Internet Apps. Henry Belmont and Thaniya Keereepart share the reasoning behind choice and implementation details.

Henry Belmont and Thaniya Keereepart are part of the driving force behind for Major League Baseball. Last year they relaunched the site and one of the marquee additions was the ability to watch the games in a Silverlight media player.

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