Ultra-Fast ASP.NET presents a practical approach to building fast and scalable web sites using ASP.NET and SQL Server. In addition to a wealth of tips, tricks and secrets, you'll find advice and code examples for all tiers of your application, including the client, caching, IIS 7, ASP.NET, threads, session state, SQL Server, Analysis Services, infrastructure and operations. By applying the ultra-fast approach to your projects, you’ll squeeze every last ounce of performance out of your code and infrastructure—giving your site unrivaled speed.
The approach is mostly prescriptive; rather than drowning you in options, the book presents and explains specific high-impact recommendations and demonstrates them with detailed examples. Using this knowledge, you will soon be building high-performance web sites that scale easily as your site grows.
How to Do Everything with Your iPhone Get the most out of your iPhone by learning how to use all of its powerful capabilities. Filled with tips, tricks, and shortcuts, this book shows you how to set up your iPhone, make calls, manage voicemail, and load contacts. But that's just the beginning. You'll also learn how to send and receive email, look up turn-by-turn directions, listen to... Professional NFC Application Development for Android
A practical guide to developing and deploying Near Field Communication (NFC) applications
There has been little practical guidance available on NFC programming, until now. If you're a programmer or developer, get this unique and detailed book and start creating apps for this exciting technology. NFC enables contactless...
Beginning iOS Programming For Dummies
The ultimate beginner's guide to programming in the iOS environment
The Apple App Store is a gold mine for developers, but with more apps for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch being added every day, it?s essential to have a solid programming foundation to create the best apps possible. If you're eager to learn the ins...
Digital Video for Dummies
Plan, shoot, edit, and distribute movies like a pro
Here’s how to set the lights, choose the camera, and make the action pop
Look out, Hollywood! With today’s video editing tools and this handy guide as your assistant, you can become a video pro in no time. You’ll bypass the techno-babble and discover...
SQL Server 2000 Fast Answers for DBAs and Developers, Signature Edition Over the last five years, I have got into the habit of carrying around what I call "The Green Folder". This
folder contains useful Transact-SQL tricks, rare error code definitions, complicated syntax examples, bug
reports, and things I just cannot seem to remember without looking them up first.
My fellow SQL Server database...