Visual Basic .NET Object and Component Handbook
AUTHOR: Vogel, Peter
PUBLISHER: Prentice Hall PTR
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-- Includes today's best Visual Basic and VB.NET component and object development techniques.
-- Practical solutions for the key technical challenges of VB-based component development.
-- Includes specific benchmarks for a wide range of optimization techniques.
Objects and components are at the heart of today's Visual Basic, and at the heart of Microsoft's .NET application development strategy. Whether you're using Microsoft's brand-new Visual Basic.NET, or earlier versions such as Visual Basic 6 or Visual Basic 5, this book will jumpstart your component development, helping you to build the most efficient, high-performance components for your specific environment and application. Peter Vogel reviews every relevant VB feature associated with component and object development, providing sample code for each current and recent version of VB, including VB.NET. Building on the fundamentals, he demonstrates the most effective approaches to creating objects, combining them into components, and using them in connection with Microsoft Transaction Server, the ActiveX Data Objects data access hierarchy, and the .NET Framework. Vogel also provides detailed comparisons and actual benchmarks comparing the performance of components utilizing several leading optimization approaches. For every Visual Basic developer working with Visual Basi
PUBLICATION DATE: 6/3/2003