ADO.NET Programming in Visual Basic .NET

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  • Paperback: 432 pages ; Dimensions (in inches): 1.18 x 9.34 x 7.04
  • Publisher: Prentice Hall PTR; 2nd edition (December 30, 2002)
  • ISBN: 0131018817
  • Amazon.com Sales Rank: 609,786
  • Link: http://www.amazon.com/ exec /obidos/ASIN/0131018817/
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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.NET
* Includes detailed coverage of XML-based Web services
* Data 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 libraries
* Utilizing Visual Basic.NET's powerful database programming tools
* Connecting to databases using ADO.NET's wide range of data providers
* Using DataSets to read, store, and process XML data
* Mastering data binding with Windows Forms and ASP.NET Web Forms
* Building 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 ADO.NET.


About the Author
 

ABOUT THE AUTHORS

STEVE 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...

 

 
     
   
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ADO.NET Programming in Visual Basic .NET
By Steve  Holzner, Bob  Howell
 
Publisher : Prentice Hall PTR
Pub Date : December 30, 2002
ISBN : 0-13-101881-7
Pages : 432
   


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 libraries

  • Utilizing Visual Basic.NET's powerful database programming tools

  • Connecting to databases using ADO.NET's wide range of data providers

  • Using DataSets to read, store, and process XML data

  • Mastering data binding with Windows Forms and ASP.NET Web Forms

  • Building 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 ADO.NET.