Pro VB 2008 and the .NET 3.5 Platform, 3rd Edition

Pro VB 2008 and the .NET 3.5 Platform, 3rd Edition

This book provides a complete A-to-Z reference for using VB with the .NET 2.0 platform and the .NET 3.0 extensions. It contains new chapters that explore the interactions between the existing framework and the new extensions, offering readers an edge when they evaluate and implement .NET 3.0 for…

Cognitive Computing Recipes

Cognitive Computing Recipes

Solve your AI and machine learning problems using complete and real-world code examples. Using a problem-solution approach, this book makes deep learning and machine learning accessible to everyday developers, by providing a combination of tools such as cognitive services APIs, machine learning platforms, and libraries. Along with an…

iText in action, Second Edition

iText in action, Second Edition

With iText, one can transform PDF documents into live, interactive applications quickly and easily. This free and open source library for Java and .NET is the leading tool of its kind, and was primarily developed and maintained by Bruno Lowagie, the author of this book. iText in Action,…

Blazor Revealed

Blazor Revealed

Build web applications in Microsoft .NET that run in any modern browser, helping you to transfer your .NET experience and skills to a new environment and build browser-based applications using a robust and type-safe language and runtime. Developing a web site with rich client-side behavior means most developers…

Securing Office 365

Securing Office 365

Understand common security pitfalls and discover weak points in your organization’s data security, and what you can do to combat them. This book includes the best approaches to managing mobile devices both on your local network and outside the office. Data breaches, compliance fines,  and distribution  of personally…

NHibernate in Action

NHibernate in Action

In the classic style of Manning’s “In Action” series, NHibernate in Action shows.NET developers how to use the NHibernate Object/Relational Mapping tool.This book is a translation from Java to .NET, as well as an expansion, ofManning’s bestselling Hibernate in Action. All traces of Java have been carefullyreplaced by their .NET equivalents….

Dynamic SQL

Dynamic SQL, 2nd Edition

Take a deep dive into the many uses of dynamic SQL in Microsoft SQL Server. This edition has been updated to use the newest features in SQL Server 2016 and SQL Server 2017 as well as incorporating the changing landscape of analytics and database administration. Code examples have…

Understanding Azure Data Factory

Understanding Azure Data Factory

Improve your analytics and data platform to solve major challenges, including operationalizing big data and advanced analytics workloads on Azure. You will learn how to monitor complex pipelines, set alerts, and extend your organization’s custom monitoring requirements. This book starts with an overview of the Azure Data Factory as a…

Dynamics 365 CE Essentials

Dynamics 365 CE Essentials

Discover how to set up core Dynamics 365 Customer Engagement functionality and learn how to build more customized processes on top of the standard capabilities. This book starts by showing you how to set up the Dynamics 365 Online system for sales, customer service, marketing, field service, and…