Name change department: InfoCard is now CardSpace, and WinFX is now the .NET Framework 3.0. You'll be seeing the old names for a while, but now you know what's coming down the pike. Speaking of which...
June 20, 1:00 P.M. Pacific time Join us for this webcast as we present a methodical approach to migrating your Crystal reports to SQL Server 2005 Reporting Services. Download the detailed migration guide.
The v2.0 CLR has a few special permissions to which it can apply a clever optimization in order to speed up demands. If you've got the SSCLI v2 installed, you can see these permissions defined in managed code in the PermissionType enumeration.
Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Express Edition with Advanced Services is a new, free, easy-to use version of SQL Server Express that includes more features and makes it easier than ever to start developing powerful data-driven applications for Web or local desktop development.
Before you install SQL Server 2005 Service Pack 1 (SP1) or SQL Server 2005 SP1 Express editions and tools, review the readme for information about installing SP1 and to learn about common issues that can impact your installation experience or use of the product.
In close collaboration with Microsoft, Process Solutions has pioneered groundbreaking methods of securing Windows-based solutions that improve the decision-making effectiveness of heavy-industrial plant operators.
To add voice notification to its truck/load matching service, Landstar used SQL Server 2005, Speech Server 2004, and Visual Studio 2005. The improved integration of SQL Server 2005 and Visual Studio eliminated low-level assembly building and enabled fast time-to-market.
Metalife's PhenomicDB database provides a central repository for genetic information from the Human Genome Project and similar efforts. By upgrading to SQL Server 2005 (64-bit), the company can support more than 10,000 concurrent full-text searches.
Windows Mobile lets you re-use your existing infrastructure, business logic, and desktop code on a mobile device, to innovate and solve new business problems. In these labs you will learn the basics of developing for Pocket PC and Smartphone devices.
Microsoft BizTalk Server delivers an integrated, interoperable, modularized, extensible, and security-enhanced e-business solution that enables companies to connect information, systems, people, and processes. The labs in this series build upon each other to give a "top to bottom" experience of Microsoft BizTalk Server.
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3 - 7 July, Bad Ems, Germany Learn the fundamentals of writing applications with Visual Studio 2005 and the .NET Framework 2.0 - and become productive from the very beginning. This 5-day course gives you a solid foundation and teaches you the fundamentals of the .NET Framework, Visual Studio 2005, C#, ASP.NET, Web services, security features, and much more. Enjoy 50 hours of basic training, code walks, hands-on labs, and everything else you want to know to get started.
7 - 10 November, Barcelona, Spain Don't miss the four days that will take you months ahead of the game. Get deep-dive technical training, information, and community resources to give you the edge you need to keep up with the latest development trends.
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We've got some great new topics coming up this quarter:
Language Enhancements in the .NET Framework 2.0 This session highlights key language enhancements for both C# and Visual Basic, explores the usage of partial classes to manage source code, and looks at the new My namespace in Visual Basic.
Exploring the Enterprise Library for the .NET Framework 2.0 In this session, we'll examine the design and usage of several application blocks that will streamline and simplify your coding, and how their architecture embodies Microsoft's best practices and recommendations for .NET-based applications.
Creating Customizable User Interfaces with Web Parts and ASP.NET 2.0 Learn how you can easily add a dynamic, modular, customizable portal interface to your own ASP.NET 2.0 Web site using the new Web Parts framework.
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VSLive! New York September 10 - 13 New York Marriott at the Brooklyn Bridge Join us for the latest Smart Client and ASP developments.
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