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Computer Science | Pro Visual Studio LightSwitch 2011 Development

Pro Visual Studio LightSwitch 2011 Development

Leung, Tim, Duran, Yann

2012, XXXI, 736 p.

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    • The first Pro-level intermediate book to market to cover LightSwitch
    • Authored by two Microsoft-recognized experts in the product
    • Covers advanced features and light-coding solutions that users will hunger for soon after they begin building applications
Microsoft Visual Studio LightSwitch 2011 is a rapid application deployment tool that lets power users and administrators build data-centric business applications for the desktop, cloud, and Web in just a few clicks, with no code required. But more advanced developers and business users will hunger for more: how do you design complex screens? How do you query data using LINQ and other syntax structures? How do you secure your application?

Pro Visual Studio LightSwitch 2011 Development answers these questions and more as authors Tim Leung and Yann Duran—both awarded Microsoft 2011 Community Contributor Awards for their LightSwitch expertise—cover this breakthrough product and its operations and structure under the covers.

For serious developers building, enhancing and deploying advanced business applications using LightSwitch, Pro Visual Studio LightSwitch 2011 Development is the guide for going beyond the "click-and-you're-done" interface, while still maintaining the elegance and convenience of rapid application development.

Content Level » Popular/general

Related subjects » Computer Science

Table of contents 

Part One - LightSwitch Concepts

1 Forms Over Data, and Beyond

2 Working With Visual Studio

Part Two - Working With Data

3 Designing Data

4 Accessing Data

5 Validating Data

6 Querying Data

Part Three – Interacting with Data

7 Creating and Using RIA Services

8 Creating and Using Screens

9 Creating and Using Custom Controls

10 Creating and Using Extensions

Part Four - Getting Data Out

11 Creating and Displaying Reports

12 Creating and Sending Emails

Part Five - Securing Your Application

13 Authenticating Your Users

14 Authorizing Your Users

15 Auditing What Your Users Do

Part Six - Deployment

16 Deploying Your Application

17 When Things Don't Go Quite Right

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