In Pro ASP.NET 2.0 in C# 2005, you’ll learn how ASP.NET 2.0 really works. New features are clearly identified, so if you’ve programmed with a previous version of ASP.NET you’ll sail through the basics and get right to the most important changes and enhancements. you’ll spend two complete chapters learning to make highly responsive pages with Ajax techniques and exploring Microsoft’s next generation Atlas platform. There’s no better way to prepare for the future of the Web.
Matthew MacDonald is an author, educator, and MCSD developer who has a passion for emerging technologies. He is a regular writer for developer journals such as Inside Visual Basic, ASPToday, and Hardcore Visual Studio .NET, and hes the author of several books about programming with .NET, including User Interfaces in VB .NET Windows Forms and Custom Controls, The Book of VB .NET, and .NET Distributed Applications. In a dimly remembered past life, he studied English literature and theoretical physics.
Mario Szpuszta is working in the Developer and Platform Group of Microsoft Austria. Before he started working for Microsoft, Mario was involved in several projects based on COM+ and DCOM with Visual Basic and Visual C++ as well as projects based on Java and J2SE. With Beta 2 of the .NET Framework, he started developing Web applications with ASP.NET. Right now, as developer evangelist for Microsoft Austria, he is doing workshops, trainings, and proofofconcept projects together with independent software vendors in Austria based on .NET, Web Services, and Office 2003 technologies.