ADO.NET Programming in Visual Basic .NET

ADO.NET Programming in Visual Basic .NET

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Written for developers who need to get up to speed on ADO.NET, this book covers the ADO.NET object model from start to finish, from database tools to creating data objects, from creating Web Services to developing multi-tier database applications. It also covers everything from Windows Forms classes and data binding to creating ASP.NET web applications. More than a reference book, the authors combine personal experience and best practices with practical how-to knowledge. Unlike some other books, this book was written using the official release of Visual Studio.NET Professional, so all examples and code are fully up to more

Product details

  • Paperback | 432 pages
  • 162.56 x 228.6 x 25.4mm | 635.03g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Prentice Hall
  • Upper Saddle River, United States
  • English
  • 2nd edition
  • w. figs.
  • 0131018817
  • 9780131018815

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Prentice Hall PTR's new ADO.NET Programming in Visual Basic .NET - The practical guide to database development with VB.NET and ADO.NETIncludes detailed coverage of XML-based Web servicesData providers, DataGrids, DataSets, data binding, and much more Complete case study application-building a robust ADO.NET data control Build powerful database apps and Web services fast, with VB.NET and ADO.NET! With ADO.NET, you can build database-enabled applications and Web services with more speed, flexibility, and power than ever before. ADO.NET Programming in Visual Basic .NET teaches you all you'll need to know to make the most of ADO.NET - whether you're an experienced Visual Basic database programmer or not. The authors' realistic code examples and practical insights illuminate ADO.NET from its foundations to state-of-the-art data binding and application optimization. Coverage includes - Understanding the ADO.NET class librariesUtilizing Visual Basic.NET's powerful database programming toolsConnecting to databases using ADO.NET's wide range of data providersUsing DataSets to read, store, and process XML dataMastering data binding with Windows Forms and ASP.NET Web FormsBuilding data-driven XML-based Web Services and Windows thin client applications The book concludes with a complete case study application - constructing a .NET version of the powerful ADO data control that VB 6 programmers loved, but isn't included in more

About Steven Holzner

ABOUT THE AUTHORSSTEVE HOLZNER is Director of the Center for Increased Profits, in Ithaca, New York. Holzner has written over thirty books on PC and/or Windows programming topics. Over a million copies of his books have been sold, and they've been translated into twelve languages. Formerly a contributing editor for PC Magazine, he holds a Ph.D. from Cornell University. BOB HOWELL has been a Visual Basic developer since VB 1. Prior to that he developed in COBOL on mainframe systems. He has done work for major corporations and developed several client/server and multi-tier applications using Microsoft technologies. These applications have ranged from document storage and retrieval to management reporting and distributed repair depot management systems. He is a master of GUI development in Visual more

Table of contents

Introduction. 1. Installation. Introduction. Platform Issues. Version 6.x GUI Installation. Command-Line Installation. Version 7.x GUI Installation. Recap.2. Starting and Stopping. Introduction. Windows Application Start. Windows Service Start. Scripted Start. Command-Line Start. Remote Start. Stopping the Server. Recap.3. Domains. Introduction. Creating a New Domain. Adding a Managed Server. Adding a Managed Server, Part 2-On the Managed Server Side. Recap.4. Architecture. Introduction. Basic Architecture. Multiple-Tier Architecture. Proxies. Recap.5. HTTP Servers. Introduction. HttpProxyServlet. Apache. Netscape. IIS. Parameters. Recap.6. Clusters. Introduction. Communication. HttpClusterServlet. HTTP Servers. Configuration. Cluster Operations. Configuration in WebLogic Server 7.x. Recap.7. JDBC. Introduction. Connection Pools. MultiPools. Data Sources.8. JMS. Introduction. Administering JMS. Clustering JMS. Messaging Bridges. Recap.9. Monitoring. Introduction. Performance Tab. SNMP. Configuring SNMP.10. Performance Tuning. Introduction. Tuning the JVM. Tuning WebLogic Server. Execute Queues. Recap.11. Security. Introduction. SSL. 6.x Security. 7.x Security.Appendix A. Administration Console Reference. Appendix B. Networking Concepts. Appendix C. Selected Procedures. more