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Developers moving to ASP.NET 2.0, the breakthrough Web development environment from Microsoft, will want to learn how to take full advantage of the new features that make this the most productive and powerful Web development environment ever. "ASP.NET 2.0 Illustrated" teaches developers exactly what they need to know to create exciting Web sites and applications quickly and easily using ASP.NET 2.0.
Renowned authors, developers, and conference speakers Alex Homer and Dave Sussman have written a concise, detailed exploration of the " must learn" features of ASP.NET 2.0. The book' s many original examples, fully updated for the release version of ASP.NET 2.0, are all downloadable from the authors' Web site, and many can be run live online.
The authors provide detailed coverage ofConnecting to databases, using data source and data display controls with SQL statements and stored procedures; creating business layers and data layers with custom classes and Typed DataSets; and providing declarative access to business and data layersTechniques for improving the scalability and responsiveness of data-driven sites, including caching techniques for data and ASP.NET pagesBinding to XML, transforming XML, updatingXML data, and managing XML data stored in SQL Server 2005Building interactive Web forms with a wide variety of ASP.NET controlsUnderstanding and using the core functionality of the Page class and key .NET Framework classesProviding a consistent sitewide look and feel using Master PagesSix ways to provide site navigation, including the new navigation controlsSecuring sites and implementing membership and rolesUsing profiles, personalization, and themes in your applicationsBuilding user-customizable Web portals with Web PartsSupporting multiple browsers, disabled users, mobile devices, and international usersCreating and consuming Web services
Developers will come away from this book knowing exactly how to build secure, efficient, visually consistent, easy-to-navigate, data-driven Web sites with ASP.NET 2.0.