If you're an experienced Microsoft .NET developer, you'll find in this book a road map to the latest enterprise development methodologies. It covers the tools you will use in addition to Visual Studio, including Spring.NET and nUnit, and applies to development with ASP.NET, C#, VB, Office (VBA), and database.
You will find comprehensive coverage of the tools and practices that professional .NET developers need to master in order to build enterprise more flexible, testable, and extensible .NET applications with minimal upfront costs.
- Helps C#, VB.Net, and ASP.NET developers who wish to migrate both their applications and their own skillsets to newer, more flexible enterprise methodologies
- Describes each new pattern or feature along with its benefits, then outlines the pros and cons of its implementation
- Includes an introduction to enterprise development and a comprehensive overview of the differences between new enterprise patterns and older, traditional Microsoft programming
- Explains how to implement these patterns by upgrading an existing code base
- Covers benefits including flexibility, automated testing, extensibility, and separation; modular code; test-driven development, unit test, test automation, and refactoring; inversion of control; and object relational mapping
- Also covers enterprise design patterns: MVC including Ruby on Rails, Monorail, and ASP.NET MVC, MVP, observer, and more
- Contains a primer on object-oriented design
Chapter 1: What is Enterprise Design?
Chapter 2: The Enterprise Code
Part II: The New Code — Changing the Way You Build
Chapter 3: Emancipate Your Classes
Chapter 4: Test Driven Development
Chapter 5: Make It Simple Again — Inversion of Control
Part III: Enterprise Design Patterns
Chapter 6: Getting to the Middle of Things
Chapter 7: Writing Your Own Middleware
Chapter 8: “Mining” Your Own Business
Chapter 9: Organizing Your Front End
Chapter 10: Model-View-Presenter
Chapter 11: The Model-View-Controller Pattern
Chapter 12: Putting It All Together