Professional Visual Basic 2012 and .NET 4.5 Programming

Author : Bill Sheldon, Billy Hollis, Rob Windsor, David Mccarter, Gaston C. Hillar, Todd Herman
Price : Rs 699.00
ISBN 13 : 9788126540198
ISBN 10 : 8126540192
Pages : 912
Type : Paperbound



After a quick review of the of introductory topics of Visual Basic 2012 and .NET 4.5, this book moves quickly into advanced topics such as data access with ADO.NET, security, ASP.NET web programming with Visual Basic, Windows workflow and threading. You'll explore the essential Visual Basic 2012 functions you need, including .NET features such as LINQ, WCF and more. Plus, you'll examine exception handling and debugging, Visual Studio features, and deployment. This updated version of Professional Visual Basic 2012 and .NET 4.5 retains its expert author team, including one of the best-known and respected Microsoft Visual Basic MVPs, Bill Sheldon and Microsoft Regional Director “Software Legend” Billy Hollis.


Part I: Language Constructs and Environment

•    Visual Studio 2012
•    The Common Language Runtime
•    Objects and Visual Basic
•    Custom Objects
•    Advanced Language Constructs
•    Exception Handling and Debugging

Part II: Business Objects and Data Access

•    Arrays, Collections and Generics
•    Using Xml with Visual Basic
•    Ado.Net and Linq
•    Data Access with the Entity Framework
•    Services (XML/WCF)

Part III: Specialized Topics and Libraries

•    XAML Essentials
•    Creating XAML Applications
•    Applications with ASP.NET, MVC
•    Localization
•    Application Services
•    Assemblies and Reflection
•    Security in The .Net Framework
•    Parallel Programming Using
•    Deploying XAML Applications Via


Experienced programmers either classic VB pre-.NET, a .NET language C# or background, Java, or C/C++ transitioning to VB 2012

Billy Hollis is MSDN Regional Director of Developer Relations for Microsoft. He is heavily involved with consulting, training and development on the .NET platform. Bill Sheldon is a Microsoft MVP for Visual Basic and is currently employed as a Principal Engineer with Inter Knowlogy. Bill designs software solutions and develops enterprise infrastructure components.