Author(s) : Bill Evjen, Scott Hanselman, Devin Rader
Publisher : Wrox
Date : 2008
Pages : 1704
Format : PDF
ISBN : 0470187573
From the Back Cover
ASP.NET 3.5 brings the power of Visual Studio 2008 along with the multitude of language improvements in C# 2008 and Visual Basic 2008 as well as powerful new technology called LINQ, together with the ASP.NET 2.0 Framework you already know and love. Combine all this with the release of IIS 7.0 and its new managed code request processing pipeline, and you have a truly revolutionary leap forward in web application development.
What you will learn from this book
* The concepts underlying the server control and its pivotal role in ASP.NET development
* How to create templated ASP.NET pages using the master page feature
* How to work with data from enterprise databases including SQL Server
* Ways to debug, package and deploy ASP.NET applications, monitor their health and performance, and handle errors
* How to retrieve, update, and delete data quickly and logically using LINQ with side-by-side examples comparing LINQ to existing techniques
* How to localize your web site in multiple languages for a world-wide audience
* How to add AJAX capabilities to your ASP.NET applications
* How to integrate Silverlight interactivity into existing ASP.NET applications
* An understanding of how to use and extend the Provider Model for accessing data stores, processes, and more
* What freeware tools you need in Scott Hanselman's ASP.NET Ultimate Developer Tools appendix.
Who this book is for
This book is for programmers and developers who are looking to make the transition to ASP.NET 3.5 with Visual Studio 2008 and either C# 3.0 (2008) or Visual Basic 9 (2008).
Wrox Professional guides are planned and written by working programmers to meet the real-world needs of programmers, developers, and IT professionals. Focused and relevant, they address the issues technology professionals face every day. They provide examples, practical solutions, and expert education in new technologies, all designed to help programmers do a better job.