This book is the natural choice for developers who want to create sophisticated small-footprint devices for both consumer and enterprise use. After significant upgrades from Microsoft, Windows Embedded Compact 7 is more powerful than ever, as you'll discover in this carefully focused deep-dive.
In Pro WF 4.5, you'll find the insight and direction for understanding how to build workflows using WF 4.5 and host them as long-running services using Microsofts Windows Server, for on-premises work, and Azure AppFabric, for hosting workflows in the cloud.
In Pro WF: Windows Workflow in .NET 3.5, author and experienced developer Bruce Bukovics gets you up to speed with Windows Workflow Foundation quickly and comprehensively. The practical aspects of using WF are covered in a lively tutorial style, and each workflow concept is illustrated in C#.
Learn about WF 4.0's designer, its updated programming paradigm, and the completely new set of activities that can enable and extend your workflows, as well as how to customize your workflows and access them in a variety of ways and situations so you can maximize the advantages of this technology.
Pro WCF: Practical Microsoft SOA Implementation is a complete guide to WCF from the service-oriented architecture perspective, and shows you why WCF is important to web service development and architecture. The book covers the unified programming model, reliable messaging, security, the peer-to-peer programming model, and more.
Pro VS 2005 Reporting Using SQL Server and Crystal Reports covers SQL Server 2005 and Crystal Reports, as well as other popular technologies like Oracle and ActiveReports, to give you a thorough grounding in the reporting field.
Pro Visual Studio Team System Application Lifecycle Management focuses on the most powerful application lifecycle management tool available for the Microsoft .NET Framework: Visual Studio Team System (VSTS).