Parallel Programming with Microsoft .NET
by Colin Campbell, Ralph Johnson, Stephen Toub
Publisher: Microsoft Press 2010
Number of pages: 217
A book that introduces .NET programmers to patterns for including parallelism in their applications. Examples of these patterns are parallel loops, parallel tasks and data aggregation with map-reduce. Each pattern has its own chapter. Each chapter includes a description of the problem, an example of where the pattern is applicable, and code that implements the solution.
Home page url
Download or read it online for free here:
The .NET Framework 3.0 has been created mainly as an extension of .NET 2.0. Hence, most of the features of .NET 2.0 would be workable with .NET 3.0. Migration from .NET 2.0 to .NET 3.0 is easy as it involves only the upgradation of the features.
by Kevin McNeish - Hentzenwerke Publishing
An overview of the .NET Framework and the C# and Visual Basic .NET languages. The author provides plenty of 'how to', 'step-by-step' and 'best practices' information that will help you climb the .NET learning curve and get up and running quickly.
by Jason Beres - Sams
The book will guide the developer through using the VS .NET IDE, the Visual Basic .NET and C# language, and the supporting tools available from Microsoft to create Windows and Web-based applications. Written for beginners and experienced developers.
by Ben Dewey - O'Reilly Media
If you're new to .NET, this introductory guide will quickly get you up to speed on the tools you need to build user interfaces with Microsoft's new design language, code-named Metro. Get tips for having your app published in the Windows Store.