At last, a companion book with a prebuilt set of code and design standards! You get great value with three sets of standards bundled in one book: codes, designs, and patterns. This book is ideal if you need to comply with IT governance requirements.
While other extreme programming books are usually theoretical in approach, this book steers you through the practical application of extreme programming with code-level solutions. So if you're currently a .NET 1.1 (or future .NET 2.0) developer, and need to put XP into practice, pick up this book.
Whether you are using Windows Forms to build rich-client business applications, or the ASP.NET 2.0 framework to build powerful web applications or web services, the use of well-designed graphics will greatly enhance their usability, impact, and visual appeal.
Parallel programming is one of the essential features of .NET 4, providing the foundation of Microsoft's effort to standardize and simplify programming scalable and reliable multi-threaded applications.
Pro .NET Best Practices shows how to follow the practices that developers and experts agree are the right ways to build software, including continuous integration, automated testing, automated deployment, and code analysis.
Pro .NET Performance teaches .NET developers to measure the performance of their applications. You will see how Windows and the CLR affect your application, and improve your codes performance guided by a set of case studies and tips.
Pro ADO.NET Data Services: Working with RESTful Data is aimed at developers interested in taking advantage of the REST-style data services that ADO.NET Data Services (formerly code-named Astoria) provides.
Pro Application Lifecycle Management with Visual Studio 2012 focuses on the most powerful application lifecycle management tool available for the Microsoft .NET Framework: Visual Studio Team Foundation Server.