Pro Business Applications with Silverlight 4
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
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Good read on business applications for SilverlightUser Review - Elixir - Borders
Silverlight is a neat platform and business applications is one of the areas where it can be used. The author points out correctly that Silverlight offers sandboxed environment which is much more than ... Read full review
a great book
CHAPTER 10 dvanced XAML and Data Binding
CHAPTER 11 Creating Custom Controls
CHAPTER 12 The ModelViewViewModel MVVM Design Pattern
CHAPTER 13 Printing and Reporting
CHAPTER 14 Out of Browser Mode and Interacting with the Operating System
CHAPTER 15 Application Deployment
CHAPTER 9 Styling Your Application