Designed to get programmers up to professional levels as fast as possible, this book is geared toward developers who have little or no .NET or ADO.NET experience, as well as programmers who are not yet comfortable with database programming.
Written specifically for COM-based ADO developers retooling for ADO.NET using the C# language, this book brings fresh insights and tips on the ADO.NET technology. Veteran authors William Vaughn and Peter Blackburn have packed this formative guide with practical advice on how to write code that is both faster running and easier to understand.
This book is divided into two sectionsthe first details the specifics of the framework and its capabilities in real-world applications, and the second presents an unprecedented look at .NET Remoting internals.
Advanced C and C++ Compiling explains the build process in detail and shows how to integrate code from other developers in the form of deployed libraries as well as how to resolve issues and potential mismatches between your own and external code trees.
This book is for the experienced Excel user planning to take their skills to the next level. Whether you’ve been working with Excel for many years—or you’re a new up-and-comer—this book is an essential guide to begin making advanced spreadsheets right away.
This comprehensive reference provides expert tips and real code examples to teach advanced database programmers to write more efficient and better-performing code that takes full advantage of Transact-SQL (T-SQL).
As an entry point to studying Visual Basic .NET, object-oriented programming, and Unified Modeling Language design, this comprehensive reference will teach you how to analyze the business requirements of an application, model the objects and relationships involved in the solution design and, finally, implement the solution using Visual Basic .NET.
Attributes are used to modify the runtime behavior of code in the .NET Framework. This insightful guide explores the application of .NET attributes and how developers can write custom attributes that provide the maximum level of code reuse and flexibility.