Books: 10

MCTS

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Key Features * Learn how to use the MVVM software architectural pattern and see the benefits of using it with Windows Presentation Fountain (WPF) * Explore various ways to enhance efficiency through performance tuning and UI automation * Obtain a deep understanding of data validation and understand more » various methods that suit different situations Book Description Windows Presentation Foundation is rich in possibilities when it comes to delivering an excellent user experience. This book will show you how to build professional-grade applications that look great and work smoothly. We start by providing you with a foundation of knowledge to improve your workflow - this includes teaching you how to build the base layer of the application, which will support all that comes after it. We’ll also cover the useful details of data binding. Next, we cover the user interface and show you how to get the most out of the built-in and custom WPF controls. The final section of the book demonstrates ways to polish your applications, from adding practical animations and data validation to improving application performance. The book ends with a tutorial on how to deploy your applications and outlines potential ways to apply your new-found knowledge so you can put it to use right away. The book also covers 2D and 3D graphics, UI automation, and performance tuning. What you will learn * Use MVVM to improve workflow * Create visually stunning user interfaces * Perform data binds proficiently Implement advanced data validation * Locate and resolve errors quickly * Master practical animations Improve your applications’ performance About the Author Sheridan Yuen is a Microsoft .NET MCTS and Oracle Java SCJP certified software developer, living in London, England. His passion for coding made him stand out from the crowd right from the start. From his second year onward at university, he was employed to be a teaching assistant for the first year student coding « less
2017
Including Microsoft Partner Network Technical Competency Assessment for Application Integration (BizTalk Server 2013) and Windows Azure BizTalk Services coverage
This book does exactly what it says on the cover, giving in-depth guidance to intermediate BizTalk developers on how to pass the Microsoft BizTalk Server 2010 (70-595) exam. It's your essential aid to success. Overview * This book will deliver all that you need to know to pass the 70-595 TS: Developing more » Business Process and Integration Solutions by Using Microsoft BizTalk Server 2010 exam or the Microsoft Partner Network BizTalk Technical Competency Assessment for Application Integration (BizTalk Server 2013). * Features a comprehensive set of test questions and answers that will prepare you for the actual tests. * The layout and content of the book matches the structure of the exam closely, which maximizes your study time and helps you focus on learning areas where you need improvement. * This second edition of the book is updated to target both BizTalk Server 2010 and BizTalk Server In Detail Microsoft BizTalk Server is an integration and connectivity server solution that enables organizations to easily connect disparate systems. Developing Business Process and Integration Solutions by Using Microsoft BizTalk Server 2010 (70-595) is the certification exam for professionals who need to integrate multiple disparate systems, applications, and data, as well as automate business processes using BizTalk Server. The Microsoft Partner Network BizTalk Technical Competency Assessment for Application Integration is part of the requirements for individuals employed at partners seeking the Silver or Gold Application Integration competency. Microsoft BizTalk Server (70-595) Certification and Assessment Guide: Second Edition will show you how to prepare for and pass the Microsoft BizTalk Server 2010 (70-595) exam and become a Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS) in Microsoft BizTalk Server 2010. This book will also help you if you are a Microsoft partner wanting to achieve the Silver or Gold Application Integration competency requirements. What you will learn from this book * Understand the core architecture of BizTalk, including publish/subscribe, context and content-based routing, receive and send ports, and other administrative artifacts * Create rich and useful schemas with restrictions and reusable types * Create maps and apply logic such as conditional mapping, looping, scripting and external assemblies, and other map and functoid logic * Create orchestrations and work with messages, scopes, transactions, binding, correlation, and other shapes and processing logic * Handle exceptions in messaging and orchestration scenarios and recover from them using catch, compensation, and failed message routing * Perform administrative tasks such as installing, configuring, tuning, deploying, maintaining, and troubleshooting BizTalk Server 2010 groups and solutions * Work with web services and WCF, expose and consume services, and apply custom configurations and behaviours * Use the additional features in BizTalk, such as Business Rules Engine (BRE), EDI, RFID, and Business Activity Monitoring (BAM) * Create and run BizTalk Server virtual machines in the Windows Azure infrastructure as a service environment « less
2014
MCTS Self-Paced Training Kit
Exam Prep Guideace your preparation for the skills measured by MCTS Exam 70-516 - and on the job - with this official Microsoft study guide. Work at your own pace through a series of lessons and reviews that fully cover each exam objective. Then, reinforce and apply what you've learned through real-world more » case scenarios and practice exercises. « less
2011
Windows Application Development with Microsoft .NET Framework 4
Announcing an all-new Self-Paced Training Kit designed to help maximize your performance on 70-511, the required exam for the MCTS certification: Windows Application Development with Microsoft .NET Framework 4. This 2-in-1 kit includes the official Microsoft study guide, plus practice tests to help you more » assess your skills. It comes packed with the tools and features exam candidates want most - including in-depth, self-paced training based on final exam content; rigorous, objective-by-objective review; exam tips from expert, exam-certified authors; and customizable testing options. It also provides real-world scenarios, case study examples, and troubleshooting labs for the skills and expertise you can use on the job. « less
2011
Exam Prep GuideFully updated for Windows Server 2008 R2! Ace your preparation for the skills measured by MCTS Exam 70-642-and on the job. Work at your own pace through a series of lessons and reviews that fully cover each exam objective. Then, reinforce what you’ve learned by applying your knowledge more » to real-world case scenarios and practice exercises. This official Microsoft study guide is designed to help make the most of your study time. « less
2011
MCTS 70-640, 70-642, 70-643, and MCITP 70-646, 70-647
Windows Server® 2008 Portable Command Guide MCTS 70-640, 70-642, 70-643, and MCITP 70-646, 70-647 Darril Gibson All the MCTS 70-640, 70-642, 70-643, and MCITP 70-646, 70-647 Commands in One Compact, Portable Resource Maximize your efficiency as a Windows Server 2008 administrator, and master more » the commands, keywords, command arguments, options, and prompts covered on Microsoft’s MCTS 70-640, MCTS 70-642, MCTS 70-643, MCITP 70-646, and MCITP 70-647 exams! This easy, handy reference brings together all the techniques, tips, tools, and examples you’ll need. It’s your perfect take-anywhere guide to running Windows Server 2008 and R2 environments—and passing Microsoft’s five key Windows Server 2008 administration exams. Covers all the commands you need to score higher on your MCTS 70-640, 70-642, 70-643, and MCITP 70-646 and 70-647 exams! * Master the command prompt in Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2 * Manipulate files, folders, and shares * Write effective batch files * Manage and troubleshoot DNS with dnscmd and nslookup * Manage and troubleshoot Active Directory–from basic and advanced ds commands through replication * Work with group policy and the Security Configuration Wizard * Configure Server Core, including roles and remote administration * Control services, routing, printers, licensing, activation, event subscriptions, and more * Troubleshoot networking, reliability, and performance * Utilize Terminal Services and Remote Desktop Services * Create and manage server roles from the command line * Administer Windows Server 2008 with PowerShell and VB scripts Your Perfect Take-Anywhere Windows Server 2008 Command Resource! * Covers commands on the MCTS 70-640, MCTS 70-642, MCTS 70-643, MCITP 70-646, and MCITP 70-647 exams * Includes important administration commands that aren’t on the exams * Packed with realistic scenarios, high-efficiency examples, and expert tips Category: Microsoft Certification Covers: Windows Server 2008 Exams (MCTS 70-640, 70-642, 70-643, and MCITP 70-646, 70-647) « less
2011
MCTS Self-Paced Training Kit
Ace your preparation for the skills measured by MCTS Exam 70-515 - and on the job. Work at your own pace through a series of lessons and reviews that fully cover each exam objective. Then, reinforce and apply what you've learned through real-world case scenarios and practice exercises. This official more » Microsoft study guide is designed to help you make the most of your study time. « less
2010
MCTS Exam 70-680
Note: The most recent printings of this title incorporate corrections to errors found in the earlier printings. This Self-Paced Training Kit is designed to help maximize your performance on 70-680, the required exam for the Microsoft® Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS): Windows 7, Configuration more » certification.This 2-in-1 kit includes the official Microsoft study guide, plus practice tests on CD to help you assess your skills. It comes packed with the tools and features exam candidates want most—including in-depth, self-paced training based on final exam content; rigorous, objective-by-objective review; exam tips from expert, exam-certified authors; and customizable testing options. It also provides real-world scenarios, case study examples, and troubleshooting labs to give you the skills and expertise you can use on the job.Work at your own pace through the lessons and lab exercises. This official study guide covers installing, upgrading, and migrating to Windows 7; configuring network connectivity, applications, and devices; implementing backup and recovery; configuring User Account Control (UAC), mobility options, and new features such as DirectAccess and BranchCache; and managing system updates.Then assess yourself using the 200 practice questions on CD, featuring multiple customizable testing options to meet your specific needs. Choose timed or untimed testing mode, generate random tests, or focus on discrete objectives. You get detailed explanations for right and wrong answers—including pointers back to the book for further study. You also get an exam discount voucher—making this kit an exceptional value and a great career investment. A Note Regarding the CD or DVD: The practice test materials are available as a download along with your ebook version of the kit, and will be located in your account. Please direct any questions or concerns to booktech@oreilly.com. « less
2009
MCTS Self-Paced Training Kit (Exam 70-561)
Ace your preparation for the skills measured by MCTS Exam 70-561 - and on the job. Work at your own pace through a series of lessons and reviews that fully cover each exam objective. Then, reinforce and apply what you've learned through real-world case scenarios and practice exercises. This official more » Microsoft study guide is designed to help you make the most of your study time. « less
2009
Microsoft Official Academic Course Series, Exam 70-642
Exam 70-642, Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure Configuration. The newest iteration of the Microsoft Official Academic Course (MOAC) program for network administration courses using Windows Server 2008 and mapping to the Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS) 70-642 certification exam. more » The MOAC IT Professional series is the Official from Microsoft, turn-key Workforce training program that leads to professional certification and was authored for college instructors and college students. MOAC gets instructors ready to teach and students ready for work by delivering essential resources in 5 key areas: Instructor readiness, student software, student assessment, instruction resources, and learning validation. With the Microsoft Official Academic course program, you are getting instructional support from Microsoft; materials that are current, accurate, and technologically innovative to make course delivery easy. Call one of our MOAC Sales Consultants and request your sample materials today. « less
2008