DevTeach 2008 – Silverlight 2.0 Training


DevTeach 2008 is coming to Toronto.

What: Building Next-Generation, Business-Oriented, Rich Internet Applications using Silverlight 2.0
Cost: 399.00$ CDN Make plans to stay an extra day after the conference to take advantage of this opportunity to join veteran software developers Rod Paddock and Jim Duffy as they give you a head start down the road to developing business-oriented Rich Internet Applications (RIA) with Microsoft Silverlight 2.0. In case you just crawled out from under a rock, Microsoft Silverlight 2.0 is a cross-browser, cross-platform, and cross-device plug-in positioned to revolutionize the way next generation Rich Internet Applications are developed. Microsoft’s commitment to providing an extensive platform for developers and designers to collaborate on creating the next generation of RIAs is very clear and its name is Silverlight 2.0. In this intensive, full-day workshop, Rod and Jim will share their insight and experience building business applications with Silverlight 2.0 including a review of some of the Internet’s more visible Silverlight web applications. Attendees will walk away from this focused, day-long session having learned the latest essentials of Silverlight 2.0 development. Topics will include how to create and deploy a Silverlight 2.0 application, how to create a UI with XAML, how to work with Silverlight 2.0 controls, how to access and integrate data within your Silverlight 2.0 applications via LINQ, WCF, and web services, how to apply visual design and styling features, how to integrate design changes in Expression Blend with code changes in Visual Studio 2008, how to use the control to create islands of richness on your ASP.NET pages, how to create your own custom Silverlight 2.0 controls, and a review of architectural considerations for your application.
When: Friday, May 16, 2008 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Where: Hilton Toronto
145 Richmond Street West
Toronto, ON M5H 2L2   Canada
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