Microsoft .NET 3.5 provides lots of C# language features and .NET function and APIs which are not available in earlier versions of .NET. This book teaches all these new features, and provides new material about C# and .NET 3.5 platforms. A comprehensive discussion about C# features like LINQ (Language Integrated Query), new changes in .NET 3.5 architecture and C# 2008 like properties, new data types and extension methods. Also new changes and features of Visual Studio 2008 are being discussed.
You will start programming quite easily and efficiently with C# 2008. Discover all the new .NET 3.5 features — Language Integrated Query, anonymous types, extension methods, automatic properties, and more. This book is provides a rock-solid base and focuses on everything you need to be a successful .NET 3.5 and C# 2008 programmers. Get comfortable with all the core aspects of the platform — including assemblies, remoting, Windows Forms, Web Forms, ADO.NET, XML web services, and much more.
The mission of this text is to provide you with a rock-solid foundation to the C# 2008 programming language and the core aspects of the .NET platform (OOP, assemblies, file IO, Windows Forms/WPF, ASP.NET, ADO.NET, WCF,WF, etc.). Once you digest the information presented in these 33 chapters, you’ll be in a perfect position to apply this knowledge to your specific programming assignments, and you’ll be well equipped to explore the .NET universe on your own terms.