About the Technical Editors
is president of Accelebrate, an IT
training and programming firm based in Atlanta. An avid ASP.NET,
Java, and ColdFusion developer and trainer, Steve
Greg Guntle is a 21-year veteran of developing PC applications using languages including C, C++, VB, Visual Basic .NET, and C# .NET. He has been technical editing computer programming books for the past 18 years. He has also coauthored several books, including Teach Yourself Advanced C and Borland C++ Builder .
Many people have worked hard to make this book possible. It is
We would also like to extend our thanks to the development team of the MCAD/MCSD Training Guide: Developing and Implementing Web Applications with Visual C# .NET and Visual Studio .NET . Their efforts were instrumental in developing this book.
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