Franklin

Pro Business Applications with Silverlight 4 [electronic resource] / by Chris Anderson.

Author/Creator:
Anderson, Chris. author., Author,
Publication:
Berkeley, CA : Apress : Imprint: Apress, 2010.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (564 p.)
Edition:
1st ed. 2010.
Series:
The expert's voice in Silverlight
Status/Location:
Loading...

Options
Location Notes Your Loan Policy

Details

Subjects:
Microsoft software.
Microsoft .NET Framework.
Software engineering.
Local subjects:
Microsoft and .NET. (search)
Software Engineering/Programming and Operating Systems. (search)
Language:
English
System Details:
text file
Summary:
Silverlight 4 has the potential to revolutionize the way we build business applications. With its flexibility, web deployment, cross-platform capabilities, rich .NET language support on the client, rich user interface control set, small runtime, and more, it comes close to the perfect platform in which to build business applications. It’s a very powerful technology, and despite its youth, it’s moving forward at a rapid pace and is gaining widespread adoption. This book will guide you through the process of designing and developing enterprise-strength business applications in Silverlight 4 and C#. You will learn how to take advantage of the power of Silverlight to develop rich and robust business applications, from getting started to deployment, and everything in between. In particular, this book will serve developers who want to learn how to design business applications, and introduce the patterns to use, the issues that you’ll face, and how to resolve them. Chris Anderson, who has been building line-of-business applications for years, demonstrates his experience through a candid presentation of how to tackle real-life issues, rather than just avoid them. Developers will benefit from his hard-won expertise through business application design patterns that he shares throughout the book. With this book in hand, you will Create a fully functional business application in Silverlight Discover how to satisfy all of the general requirements that most business applications need Develop a business application framework.
Contents:
Getting Started with Silverlight
An Introduction to XAML
The Navigation Framework
Exposing Data from the Server: Using WCF RIA Services
Implementing Summary Lists
Building Data Entry Forms
Securing Your Application
Styling Your Application
Advanced XAML and Data Binding
Creating Custom Controls
The Model-View-ViewModel (MVVM) Design Pattern
Printing and Reporting
Out of Browser Mode, and Interacting with the Operating System
Application Deployment.
Notes:
Includes index.
ISBN:
1-282-98148-X
9786612981487
1-4302-7206-6
OCLC:
676698616
Publisher Number:
10.1007/978-1-4302-7206-9 doi