Pro LINQ: Language Integrated Query in VB 2008 (Expert's Voice in .NET)

3.67 avg rating
( 3 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9781430216445: Pro LINQ: Language Integrated Query in VB 2008 (Expert's Voice in .NET)
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

LINQ is the project name for a set of extensions to the .NET Framework that provide a generic approach to querying data from different data sources. LINQ made its debut in Visual Studio 2008, and became a must--have skill for .NET developers. For more information about LINQ, you can check out www.linqdev. Starting with code and ending with code and tailored for the VB language, Pro LINQ: Language Integrated Query in VB 2008 is a veritable treasury of LINQ examples that will save you hours, even days, of research time. Keeping you focused on the relevant LINQ principles, expert author Joseph Rattz, Jr., and VB specialist Dennis Hayes provide examples for complex models that you won't find anywhere else. In most books, you'll find plenty of simple examples to demonstrate how to use a method, but authors rarely show how to use the more complex prototypes. Pro LINQ: Language Integrated Query in VB 2008 is different. Demonstrating the overwhelming majority of LINQ operators and protoypes, Joseph Rattz, Jr., and Dennis Hayes condense their extensive experience and expertise into a desk companion that is essential for any serious .NET professional. Rather than obscure the relevant LINQ principles in code examples by focusing on a demonstration application you have no interest in writing, this book cuts right to the chase of each LINQ operator, method, or class. However, where complexity is necessary to truly demonstrate an issue, the examples are right there in the thick of it. For example, code samples demonstrating how to handle concurrency conflicts actually create concurrency conflicts so you can step through the code and see them unfold. Most books tell you about the simple stuff, while few books warn you of the pitfalls. Where Pro LINQ: Language Integrated Query in VB 2008 returns your investment is in the hours, and sometimes days, spent by the authors determining why something may not work as expected. Sometimes this results in an innocent--looking paragraph th

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Joseph C. Rattz, Jr., unknowingly began his career in software development in 1990 when a friend asked him for assistance writing an ANSI text editor named ANSI Master for the Commodore Amiga. A hangman game (the Gallows) soon followed. From these compiled BASIC programs, he moved on to programming in C for more speed and power. Joe then developed applications that were sold to JumpDisk, an Amiga disk magazine, as well as Amiga World magazine. Due to developing in a small town on a fairly isolated platform, Joe learned all the wrong ways to write code. It was while trying to upgrade his poorly written applications that he gained respect for the importance of easily maintainable code. It was love at first sight when Joe spotted a source-level debugger in use for the first time. Two years later, Joe obtained his first software development opportunity at Policy Management Systems Corporation as an entry level programmer developing a client/server insurance application for OS/2 and Presentation Manager. Through the years, he added C++, Unix, Java, ASP, ASP.NET, C#, HTML, DHTML, and XML to his skill set, while developing applications for SCT, DocuCorp, IBM, and the Atlanta Committee for the Olympic Games, CheckFree, NCR, EDS, Delta Technology, Radiant Systems, and the Genuine Parts Company. Joe enjoys the creative aspects of user interface design, and he appreciates the discipline necessary for server-side development. But, given his druthers, his favorite development pastime is debugging code. Joe can be found working for the Genuine Parts Company the parent company of NAPA in the Automotive Parts Group Information Systems department, where he works on his baby, the storefront web site. This site for NAPA provides the stores a view into their accounts and data on a network of AS/400s.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

RATTZ, JOSEPH, HAYES, DENNIS
ISBN 10: 1430216441 ISBN 13: 9781430216445
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Rating
[?]

Book Description Condition: New. Yr. of Pub. 1430216441. Seller Inventory # 271484

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
11.50
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 5.31
From India to United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Rattz, Joseph, Hayes, Dennis
Published by Springer/A Press (2009)
ISBN 10: 1430216441 ISBN 13: 9781430216445
New Soft cover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Books in my Basket
(New Delhi, India)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Springer/A Press, 2009. Soft cover. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # 463381

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
10.24
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 6.59
From India to United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Joseph Rattz, Dennis Hayes
Published by Apress (2009)
ISBN 10: 1430216441 ISBN 13: 9781430216445
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Apress, 2009. Paperback. Condition: New. 1. Seller Inventory # DADAX1430216441

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
11
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 6.42
From U.S.A. to United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Hayes, Dennis, Rattz, Joseph
Published by Apress (2009)
ISBN 10: 1430216441 ISBN 13: 9781430216445
New Paperback Quantity Available: 3
Seller:
Bookmonger.Ltd
(HILLSIDE, NJ, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Apress, 2009. Paperback. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # mon0000424423

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
5.03
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 12.48
From U.S.A. to United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds
International Edition
International Edition

5.

Rattz, Joseph, Hayes, Dennis
ISBN 10: 1430216441 ISBN 13: 9781430216445
New paperback Quantity Available: 8
International Edition
Seller:
Book World
(New Delhi, DL, India)
Rating
[?]

Book Description paperback. Condition: New. International Edition. FAST DELIVERY International Edition, softcover, we ship all item within 48 hours by DHL/Fedex/Aramex/UPS/USPS for quick delivery. Cover or ISBN might be different from US edition but Contents are same as US Edition, Black and White print, No access code or DVD, buy with confidence, customer satisfaction is our priority. No APO/FPO Address Please. Seller Inventory # bbtb#9781430216445

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
14.74
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.92
From India to United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Rattz, Joseph; Hayes, Dennis
Published by Apress
ISBN 10: 1430216441 ISBN 13: 9781430216445
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
WFL
(Holtsville, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Apress. PAPERBACK. Condition: New. 1430216441 New ,Paperback , Ready to ship, Express 5-8 business days worldwide delivery. Seller Inventory # FHR7829

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
14.25
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.56
From U.S.A. to United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

RATTZ, JOSEPH, HAYES, DENNIS
ISBN 10: 1430216441 ISBN 13: 9781430216445
New Quantity Available: 5
Seller:
firstbookstore
(New Delhi, India)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Condition: Brand New. Brand New Original US Edition, Perfect Condition. Printed in English. Excellent Quality, Service and customer satisfaction guaranteed!. Seller Inventory # AIND-99736

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
17.91
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From India to United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Rattz, Joseph, Hayes, Dennis
ISBN 10: 1430216441 ISBN 13: 9781430216445
New Quantity Available: 5
Seller:
Bookshub
(Karol Bagh, India)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Condition: New. New. US edition. Perfect condition. Customer satisfaction our priority. Seller Inventory # ABE-FEB-88669

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
18.09
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From India to United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Rattz, Joseph, Hayes, Dennis
ISBN 10: 1430216441 ISBN 13: 9781430216445
New Quantity Available: 5
Seller:
EBOOKSTORE2010
(New Delhi, ND, India)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Condition: Brand New. New. US edition. Customer Satisfaction guaranteed!!. Seller Inventory # SHUB88669

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
18.13
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From India to United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Rattz, Joseph, Hayes, Dennis
Published by Springer/A Press
ISBN 10: 1430216441 ISBN 13: 9781430216445
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
TH Books
(New Delhi, India)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Springer/A Press. Condition: New. This is an Int'l Edition. Please note: We do not ship to PO Boxes, please provide us with your complete delivery address. Seller Inventory # ADSAE20DEC-671

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
10.61
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 8.24
From India to United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book