Books: 110

C#

CoverTitleYear
Modern Cross-Platform Development
KEY FEATURES * Build modern, cross-platform applications with .NET Core * Get up to speed with C#, and up to date with all the latest features of C# * Start creating professional web applications with ASP.NET Core BOOK DESCRIPTION C# has recently been made open source and now supports cross-platform more » development for Linux, macOS, and Windows. It can be used to create everything from business applications, websites, and services to games for Android and iOS mobile phones and Xbox One. If you want to build powerful cross-platform applications with C# 7 and .Net Core, then this book is for you. First, we'll run you through the basics of C#, as well as object-orient programming, before taking a quick tour through the latest features of C# 7 such as tuples, pattern matching, and out variables. We also look at the features of C# 6 such as string interpolation, exception filtering, and static class imports. We'll also cover both the full-feature, mature .NET framework and the newer, cross-platform .NET Core. After quickly taking you through C# and how .NET works, we'll dive into the internals of the .NET class libraries, covering topics such as performance, monitoring, debugging, serialization, and encryption. We'll look at managing your data with Entity Framework Core, developing code-first entity data models, and using LINQ to query and manipulate that data. The final section demonstrates the major types of applications that you can build and deploy cross-device and cross-platform. In this section, we'll cover Universal Windows Platform (UWP) apps, web applications, and web services. Last, we'll help you build a complete application that can be hosted on all of today's most popular platforms, including Linux and Docker. By the end of the book, you'll be armed with all the knowledge you need to build modern, cross-platform applications using C# and .NET Core. WHAT YOU WILL LEARN * Build cross-platform applications using C# 7 and .NET Core * Explore ASP.NET Core and learn how to create professional web applications * Improve your application's performance using multitasking * Use Entity Framework Core and find out how to build code-first databases * Master object-oriented programming with C# to increase code reuse and efficiency * Familiarize yourself with cross-device app development using the Universal Windows Platform and XAML * Query and manipulate data using LINQ * Protect your data by using encryption and hashing « less
2017
C# Programming in easy steps will teach you to code applications and demonstrates every aspect of the C# language that you will need to produce professional programming results. Its examples provide clear syntax-highlighted code showing C# language basics including variables, arrays, logic, looping, more » methods, and classes. The guide begins by explaining how to install the free Visual Studio Community Edition, which creates an environment where you can quickly build your own executable programs by copying the book's examples. It demonstrates all the C# language basics before moving on to provide examples of Object Oriented Programming. The book concludes by demonstrating how you can use your acquired knowledge to create graphic programs for traditional PC Desktop apps and, also, as Universal apps for multiple devices. C# Programming in easy steps has an easy-to-follow style that will appeal to anyone who wants to begin programming in C# or to the programmer who wants to add C# to his or her skill set. It will also appeal to the hobbyist or student who wants to begin creating apps for their own computers and to those seeking a career in computing who need a fundamental understanding of C# programming. « less
2017
Become a C# programmer—and have fun doing it! Start writing software that solves real problems, even if you have absolutely no programming experience! This friendly, easy, full-color book puts you in total control of your own learning, empowering you to build unique and useful programs. Microsoft more » has completely reinvented the beginning programmer’s tutorial, reflecting deep research into how today’s beginners learn, and why other books fall short.Begin to Codewith C#is packed with innovations, from its “Snaps” prebuilt operations to its “Make Something Happen” projects. Whether you’re a total beginner or you’ve tried before, this guide will put the power, excitement, and fun of programming where it belongs:in your hands! Easy, friendly, and you’re in control! Learn how to… • Get the free tools you need to create modern programs • Work with 150 sample programs that illustrate important concepts • Use the sample programs as starting points for your own programs • Explore exactly what happens when a program runs • Approach program development with a professional perspective • Use powerful productivity shortcuts built into Microsoft Visual Studio • Master classes, interfaces, methods, and other essential concepts • Organize programs so they’re easy to construct and improve • Capture and respond to user input • Store and manipulate many types of real-world data • Create interactive games that are fun to play • Build modern interfaces your users will love • Test and debug your code—and avoid problems in the first place « less
2016
Create powerful cross-platform applications using C# 6, .NET Core 1.0, ASP.NET Core 1.0, and Visual Studio 2015
***** About This Book ***** * Build modern, cross-platform applications with .NET Core 1.0 * Get up-to-speed with C#, and up-to-date with all the latest features of C# 6 * Start creating professional web applications with ASP.NET Core 1.0 ***** Who This Book Is For ***** Are you struggling more » to get started with C#? Or maybe you're interested in the potential of the new cross-platform features that .NET Core can offer? If so, C# 6 and .NET Core 1.0 is the book for you. While you don't need to know any of the latest features of C# or .NET to get started, it would be beneficial if you have some programming experience. ***** What You Will Learn ***** * Build cross-platform applications using C# 6 and .NET Core 1.0 * Explore ASP.NET Core 1.0 and learn how to create professional web applications * Improve your application's performance using multitasking * Use Entity Framework Core 1.0 and learn how to build Code-First databases * Master object-oriented programming with C# to increase code reuse and efficiency * Familiarize yourself with cross-device app development using the Universal Windows Platform and XAML * Query and manipulate data using LINQ * Protect your data by using encryption and hashing ***** In Detail ***** With the release of .NET Core 1.0, you can now create applications for Mac OS X and Linux, as well as Windows, using the development tools you know and love. C# 6 and .NET Core 1.0 has been divided into three high-impact sections to help start putting these new features to work. First, we'll run you through the basics of C#, as well as object-orient programming, before taking a quick tour through the latest features of C# 6 such as string interpolation for easier variable value output, exception filtering, and how to perform static class imports. We'll also cover both the full-feature, mature .NET Framework and the new, cross-platform .NET Core. After quickly taking you through C# and how .NET works, we'll dive into the internals of the .NET class libraries, covering topics such as performance, monitoring, debugging, internationalization, serialization, and encryption. We'll look at Entity Framework Core 1.0 and how to develop Code-First entity data models, as well as how to use LINQ to query and manipulate that data. The final section will demonstrate the major types of applications that you can build and deploy cross-device and cross-platform. In this section, we'll cover Universal Windows Platform (UWP) apps, web applications, and web services. Lastly, we'll help you build a complete application that can be hosted on all of today's most popular platforms, including Linux and Docker. By the end of the book, you'll be armed with all the knowledge you need to build modern, cross-platform applications using C# and .NET Core. ***** Style and approach ***** This book takes a step-by-step approach and is filled with exciting projects and fascinating theory. It uses three high-impact sections to equip you with all the tools you'll need to build modern, cross-platform applications using C# and .NET Core. « less
2016
The professional programmer’s Deitel® guide to C# 6 and object-oriented development for Windows® Written for programmers with a background in high-level language programming, C# 6 for Programmers applies the Deitel signature live-code approach to teaching programming and explores Microsoft’s C# 6 more » and .NET in depth. Concepts are presented in the context of 170+ fully coded and tested apps, complete with syntax shading, code highlighting, code walkthroughs, program outputs and hundreds of savvy software-development tips. Start with an introduction to C# using an early classes and objects approach, then rapidly move on to more advanced topics, including LINQ, asynchronous programming with async and await and more. You’ll enjoy the treatment of object-oriented programming and an object-oriented design/UML® ATM case study, including a complete C# implementation. When you’ve mastered the book, you’ll be ready to start building industrial-strength, object-oriented C# apps. Paul Deitel and Harvey Deitel are the founders of Deitel & Associates, Inc., the internationally recognized programming languages authoring and corporate training organization. Millions of people worldwide have used Deitel textbooks, professional books, LiveLessons™ video products, e-books, resource centers and REVEL™ interactive multimedia courses with integrated labs and assessment to master major programming languages and platforms, including C#, C++, C, Java™, Android™ app development, iOS app development, Swift™, Visual Basic®, Python™ and Internet and web programming. Features: * Use with Windows® 7, 8 or 10. * Integrated coverage of new C# 6 functionality: string interpolation, expression-bodied methods and properties, auto-implemented property initializers, getter-only properties, nameof, null-conditional operator, exception filters and more. * Entertaining and challenging code examples. * Deep treatment of classes, objects, inheritance, polymorphism and interfaces. * Generics, LINQ and generic collections; PLINQ (Parallel LINQ) for multicore performance. * Asynchronous programming with async and await; functional programming with lambdas, delegates and immutability. * Files; relational database with LINQ to Entities. * Object-oriented design ATM case study with full code implementation. * Emphasis on performance and software engineering principles. « less
2016
Learn in 1 Day
This book is all about getting you started fast without the need to spend days or even weeks on trying to understand Csharp. This e-book eliminates the common fear of long and complex code that beginners usually face. It has picked some best illustration that is difficult to find anywhere at this price. more » After reading this book, you will find yourself playing with code on very same day. Exploring yourself to .NET technology is an additional benefit of this book. Readers would prefer using this small e-book as a reference guide to all basic fundamentals of C#; they are all nicely explained. Your prejudice towards coding will no longer be same after going through this e-book. C# is an object-oriented programming language based on C++. It is considered similar to Java, but some of its features are novel and not even found in Java. These includes nullable value types, enumerations, delegates, lambda expression, etc. These powerful features are very useful in building robust applications. If you are not in a position to attend a full-time course to learn these features. This e-book is a complete guide that covered key learning of Csharp You will learn What is .NET Framework * WHAT IS THE .NET FRAMEWORK * DIFFERENT VERSIONS OF THE .NET FRAMEWORK Data Types * BUILDING THE FIRST CONSOLE APPLICATION * BASIC DATA TYPES * ENUMERATION * VARIABLES AND OPERATORS * FLOW CONTROL AND CONDITIONAL STATEMENTS * ARRAYS Class and Object * WHAT ARE CLASSES AND OBJECTS * FIELDS AND METHODS * ACCESS MODIFIERS * CONSTRUCTORS * INHERITANCE * POLYMORPHISM * ABSTRACT CLASSES * INTERFACES Others * COLLECTIONS * WINDOWS FORM APPLICATION * DATABASE ACCESS * FILE OPERATIONS « less
2016
2016
50 Specific Ways to Improve Your C#
In Effective C#, Third Edition, respected .NET expert Bill Wagner identifies 50 ways to harness the full power of the C# 6.0 language to write exceptionally robust, efficient, and well-performing code. Reflecting the growing sophistication of the C# language and its development community, Wagner has more » identified dozens of new ways to write better code. This edition’s new solutions include some that take advantage of generics and several that are more focused on LINQ, as well as a full chapter of advanced best practices for working with exceptions. Wagner’s clear, practical explanations, expert tips, and realistic code examples have made Effective C# indispensable to hundreds of thousands of developers. Drawing on his unsurpassed C# experience, he addresses everything from resource management to multicore support, and reveals how to avoid common pitfalls in the language and its .NET environment. Learn how to choose the most effective solution when multiple options exist, and how to write code that’s far easier to maintain and improve. Wagner shows how and why to * Prefer implicitly typed local variables (see Item 1) * Replace string.Format() with interpolated strings (see Item 4) * Express callbacks with delegates (see Item 7) * Make the most of .NET resource management (see Item 11) * Define minimal and sufficient constraints for generics (see Item 18) * Specialize generic algorithms using runtime type checking (see Item 19) * Use delegates to define method constraints on type parameters (see Item 23) * Augment minimal interface contracts with extension methods (see Item 27) * Create composable APIs for sequences (see Item 31) * Decouple iterations from actions, predicates, and functions (see Item 32) * Prefer lambda expressions to methods (see Item 38) * Distinguish early from deferred execution (see Item 40) * Avoid capturing expensive resources (see Item 41) * Use exceptions to report method contract failures (see Item 45) * Leverage side effects in exception filters (see Item 50) You’re already a successful C# programmer, and this book will make you an outstanding one. Content Update Program: This book is part of the InformIT Content Update Program. As updates are made to C#, sections of this book will be updated or new sections will be added to match updates to the technologies. See inside for details. « less
2016
Deep dive into C# and .NET architecture to build efficient, powerful applications
ABOUT THIS BOOK * Uniquely structured content to help you understand what goes on under the hood of .NET's managed code platform to master .NET programming * Deep dive into C# programming and how the code executes via the CLR * Packed with hands-on practical examples, you'll understand how to write more » applications to make full use of the new features of .NET 4.6, .NET Core and C# 6/7 WHO THIS BOOK IS FOR This book was written exclusively for .NET developers. If you've been creating C# applications for your clients, at work or at home, this book will help you develop the skills you need to create modern, powerful, and efficient applications in C#. No knowledge of C# 6/7 or .NET 4.6 is needed to follow along—all the latest features are included to help you start writing cross-platform applications immediately. You will need to be familiar with Visual Studio, though all the new features in Visual Studio 2015 will also be covered. WHAT YOU WILL LEARN * Understand C# core concepts in depth, from sorting algorithms to the Big O notation * Get up to speed with the latest changes in C# 6/7 * Interface SQL Server and NoSQL databases with .NET * Apprehend SOLID principles and the most relevant GoF Patterns with practical examples in C# 6.0 * Defend C# applications against attacks * Use Roslyn, a self-hosted framework to compile and advanced edition in both C# and Visual basic .NET languages * Discern LINQ and associated Lambda expressions, generics, and delegates * Design a .NET application from the ground up * Understand the internals of a .NET assembly * Grasp some useful advanced features in optimization and parallelism IN DETAIL Mastering C# and .NET Framework will take you in to the depths of C# 6.0/7.0 and .NET 4.6, so you can understand how the platform works when it runs your code, and how you can use this knowledge to write efficient applications. Take full advantage of the new revolution in .NET development, including open source status and cross-platform capability, and get to grips with the architectural changes of CoreCLR. Start with how the CLR executes code, and discover the niche and advanced aspects of C# programming – from delegates and generics, through to asynchronous programming. Run through new forms of type declarations and assignments, source code callers, static using syntax, auto-property initializers, dictionary initializers, null conditional operators, and many others. Then unlock the true potential of the .NET platform. Learn how to write OWASP-compliant applications, how to properly implement design patterns in C#, and how to follow the general SOLID principles and its implementations in C# code. We finish by focusing on tips and tricks that you'll need to get the most from C# and .NET. This book also covers .NET Core 1.1 concepts as per the latest RTM release in the last chapter. STYLE AND APPROACH This book uses hands-on practical code examples that will take you into the depths of C# and .NET. Packed with hands-on practical examples, it is great as a tutorial, or as a reference guide. « less
2016
Over 70 recipes to get you writing powerful and efficient multithreaded, asynchronous, and parallel programs in C# 6.0
KEY FEATURES * Rewritten and updated to take advantage of the latest C# 6 features * Learn about multithreaded, asynchronous, and parallel programming through hands-on, code-first examples * Use these recipes to build fast, scalable, and reliable applications in C# BOOK DESCRIPTION Multi-core more » processors are synonymous with computing speed and power in today's world, which is why multithreading has become a key concern for C# developers. Multithreaded code helps you create effective, scalable, and responsive applications. This is an easy-to-follow guide that will show you difficult programming problems in context. You will learn how to solve them with practical, hands-on, recipes. With these recipes, you'll be able to start creating your own scalable and reliable multithreaded applications. Starting from learning what a thread is, we guide you through the basics and then move on to more advanced concepts such as task parallel libraries, C# asynchronous functions, and much more. Rewritten to the latest C# specification, C# 6, and updated with new and modern recipes to help you make the most of the hardware you have available, this book will help you push the boundaries of what you thought possible in C#. WHAT YOU WILL LEARN * Use C# 6.0 asynchronous language features * Work with raw threads, synchronize threads, and coordinate their work * Develop your own asynchronous API with Task Parallel Library * Work effectively with a thread pool * Scale up your server application with I/O threads * Parallelize your LINQ queries with PLINQ * Use common concurrent collections * Apply different parallel programming patterns * Use Reactive Extensions to run asynchronous operations and manage their options ABOUT THE AUTHOR Eugene Agafonov leads the development department at ABBYY and lives in Moscow. He has over 15 years of professional experience in software development, and he started working with C# when it was in beta version. He is a Microsoft MVP in ASP.NET since 2006, and he often speaks at local software development conferences, such as DevCon Russia, about cutting-edge technologies in modern web and server-side application development. His main professional interests are cloud-based software architecture, scalability, and reliability. Eugene is a huge fan of football and plays the guitar with a local rock band. You can reach him at his personal blog, eugeneagafonov.com, or find him on Twitter at @eugene_agafonov. ABBYY is a global leader in the development of document recognition, content capture, and language-based technologies and solutions that are integrated across the entire information life cycle. He is the author of Multhreading in C# 5.0 Cookbook and Mastering C# Concurrency by Packt Publishing. TABLE OF CONTENTS 1. Threading Basics 2. Thread Synchronization 3. Using a Thread Pool 4. Using the Task Parallel Library 5. Using C# 6.0 6. Using Concurrent Collections 7. Using PLINQ 8. Reactive Extensions 9. Using Asynchronous I/O 10. Parallel Programming Patterns 11. There's More « less
2016