C# 5.0: async/await vs AOP

added by gfraiteur
11/9/2010 2:27:58 PM

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Gael Fraiteur compares the new async and await keywords of C# 5.0 to what has already been possible for 4 years using aspect-oriented programming. He explains the differences between both aproaches. While AOP can make a synchronous method run in a backgroud, C# 5.0 allows you to really program asynchronous methods.