This book provides a sophisticated reference to ADO .NET solution development using Microsoft Visual Studio .NET. It is aimed at programmers with a working knowledge of the .NET Framework and VB .NET. A beginner’s knowledge of ADO .NET is not necessary, but it will provide an advantage. Much of the ADO .NET functionality is specifically targeted at developers, and the aim of this book is to dive into the advanced topics and various programming opportunities that the product presents.
The book will assume readers have experience and familiarity with the following technologies:
The book takes a specifically solutions-oriented approach, demonstrating at all levels how the product can be used to provide timely solutions to real-world problems. Similarly, an emphasis will be placed on the process of solution development using robust examples to teach how concepts are applied in the business world.