By Gill Cleeren, Kevin Dockx
Over eighty five sensible recipes for developing wealthy, data-driven enterprise functions in Silverlight * layout and strengthen wealthy data-driven company purposes in Silverlight
* swiftly engage with and deal with a number of assets of information and providers inside of Silverlight company applications
* comprehend refined information entry options on your Silverlight enterprise functions via binding information to Silverlight controls, validating facts in Silverlight, getting facts from prone into Silverlight purposes and masses more!
* choked with functional, hands-on cookbook recipes, illustrating the options to unravel specific information difficulties successfully inside of your Silverlight company applications
Microsoft Silverlight is a programmable internet browser plugin that permits positive factors together with animation, vector pictures, and audio-video playback - positive aspects that represent wealthy web purposes. despite the fact that, Silverlight is a smart (and growing to be) Line-Of-Business platform and is more and more getting used to construct data-driven enterprise purposes. Silverlight facts prone permit effective entry on your facts, permitting you to attract on a number of assets of knowledge and resolve specific info difficulties. there's little or no current fabric that demonstrates the right way to construct data-driven ideas with the platform. Silverlight three made a giant step into Line-Of-Business info companies and Silverlight four builds extra upon this. This publication will permit .NET builders to get their finger at the pulse of data-driven company functions in Silverlight.
This ebook isn't really a basic Silverlight 3/4 assessment e-book; it's uniquely geared toward builders who are looking to construct data-driven purposes. It makes a speciality of exhibiting .NET builders tips on how to engage with, and deal with a number of assets of knowledge in Silverlight company purposes, and the way to unravel specific information difficulties following a realistic hands-on procedure, utilizing real-world recipes. it's a functional cookbook that teaches you the way to construct data-rich company functions with Silverlight that draw on a number of resources of knowledge. many of the coated good points paintings either in Silverlight three and four. even though, we hide a few which are particular for Silverlight four, with a purpose to for this reason now not paintings with Silverlight three. the place this can be the case, it truly is in actual fact indicated.
Packed with reusable, real-world recipes, the booklet starts via introducing you to basic rules while programming Silverlight. It then dives deep into the area of information prone, protecting all of the recommendations on hand to entry info and speak with prone to get the main out of knowledge on your Silverlight enterprise functions, while even as supplying a wealthy person event. Chapters disguise facts binding, facts controls, the ideas of chatting with companies, speaking with WCF, ASMX and relaxation prone, and lots more and plenty more.
By following the sensible recipes during this ebook, that are of various trouble degrees, you'll study the techniques had to create data-rich enterprise applications--from the construction of a Silverlight program, to exhibiting info within the Silverlight program and upgrading your current functions to exploit Silverlight. each one recipe covers an information companies subject, going from the outline of the matter, via a conceptual strategy to an answer containing pattern code.
What you are going to examine from this book
* exhibit and validate facts successfully in Silverlight enterprise applications
* construct data-driven enterprise purposes in Silverlight even more simply and masses swifter utilizing facts binding
* be aware of whilst and the way to customise your information utilizing very important facts controls inside of Silverlight
* become aware of how your Silverlight company functions can fast entry facts dwelling in a database by means of calling internet providers similar to RSS, JSON, home windows Azure, and more
* trade details among Silverlight consumers and WCF or ASMX companies on your Silverlight enterprise applications
* upload performance on your Silverlight enterprise purposes by way of harnessing relaxation and WCF facts companies as an underlying platform for communique through Flickr and Twitter
* Simplify your data-driven enterprise software improvement with WCF RIA Services
* Leverage your present wisdom, functions, and enterprise standards of Silverlight by means of Integrating Silverlight into latest enterprise applications
Written in a cookbook kind, this ebook bargains studying and strategies via recipes. It comprises step by step directions for builders who are looking to construct wealthy data-driven enterprise purposes utilizing Silverlight. The e-book is designed in any such means so you might check with issues bankruptcy by way of bankruptcy, or learn them in no specific order.
Who this publication is written for
when you are a .NET developer who desires to construct expert data-driven purposes with Sliverlight, then this e-book is for you. uncomplicated adventure of programming Silverlight and familiarity with getting access to facts utilizing ADO.NET in general .NET functions is needed.