We’ve published some migration guides to help developers move to ASP.NET from ASP, JSP and PHP. They provide documentation, samples and utilities to assist with migration of skills and code. Note that these are not automatic conversions…but they should be helpful.
You’ve probably heard about our upcoming technology called Indigo and how it offers secure, reliable, and transacted messaging between applications. If you’re interested in a more in-depth look, check out the latest episode of the .NET Show:
In this episode of the .NET Show John Shewchuk discusses how "Indigo" applies to the architecture of the applications you are designing today, and how it will become a core component of the applications you are planning on developing for Longhorn. Steve Swartz then walks us through some code examples to illustrate the programming model for "Indigo", and how easy it is to add support for its various features into your applications.