A condensed introduction to the Microsoft .NET Framework, this book aims to help
programmers make the transition from traditional Windows programming into the world of .NET
programming. The Microsoft .NET Framework includes the Common Language Runtime (CLR)
and a set of base classes that radically simplify the development of large-scale applications and
services. This book examines the CLR in detail, so that you can put its new features to good use.
The book also illustrates how language integration really works and guides you through
component and enterprise development using the .NET Framework. In addition, it introduces
you to four key .NET technologies: Data (ADO.NET) and XML, Web...