.NET RIA Services are here to make our life easier and they were introduced as part of the Silverlight 3.0 but are not only for Silverlight.
Some interesting reading about it is this:
- Getting started with the .NET RIA Services by Maurice de Beijer that talks about the what and the why of .NET RIA Services, as well as the problems that were addressed when designing this RIA Services.
- Unit Testing Business Logic in .NET RIA Services by Vijay that talks about how to perform Unit testing on top of the .NET RIA Services elements
- .NET RIA Services Samples that provides some samples and Walkthroughs about this new technology that started in Silverlight 3.0 but has a lot more to give.