Chapter 15. MVVM: Model-View-ViewModel
What this chapter covers:
MVVM Features in Silverlight 4
Create your first MVVM application
Project creation, structure, and the model
MVVM and Blend
MVVM Toolkits for Silverlight
The goal for this chapter is to provide an overview of MVVM and what new features in Blend 4 have been added to support developing applications using this software pattern. I first take a brief look at what a software pattern is and why it is useful. I then create a small sample application, leveraging the new project template and further clarifying the MVVM concept.
A design pattern refers to a reusable solution to ...