MSDN Article: Creating Silverlight Dashboards for SharePoint 2010
— Ryan contributes his expertise on the fundamentals of using Silverlight in SharePoint 2010.
Summary: Learn how to build Microsoft Silverlight dashboards in a Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 environment.
To help you understand how to build Microsoft Silverlight dashboards in a Microsoft SharePoint 2010 environment, this article uses a scenario. A marketing department in a fictitious company, Adventure Works, manages and provides assets through a SharePoint team site. The team decides to enhance the user experience by providing a rich user interface via Silverlight for browsing and for administrating approved graphical assets of their products. By using SharePoint workflows and a tasks list, marketing employees create requests for the assets from the graphic design team.
Read the entire article here: Creating Silverlight Dashboards for SharePoint 2010 (Wrox)