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EXAM PREP GUIDES
Ace your preparation for the skills measured by three required MCPD: Web Developer exams—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 to real-world case scenarios and labs.
Assess your skills with practice tests on CD. You can work through hundreds of questions using multiple testing modes to meet your specific learning needs. You get detailed explanations for right and wrong answers—including a customized learning path that describes how and where to focus your studies.
Maximize your exam performance with preparation for:
Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0—Application Development Foundation
Use types, collections, generics, and regular expressions to manage data
Develop services, application domains, and multithreaded applications
Implement code access and role-based security, and data encryption
Work with serialization and reflection techniques
Instrument applications with logging and tracing
Interact with legacy code using COM Interop and PInvoke
Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0 Web-Based Client Development
Create, trace, configure, and deploy Web applications
Integrate data into your application using Microsoft ADO.NET, XML, and data-bound controls
Implement forms authentication, impersonation, and login controls
Configure user controls and create custom Web controls
Use themes, user profiles, and Web parts for customizable, personalized Web sites
Manage server-side and client-side application state
Designing and Developing Web-Based Applications Using the Microsoft .NET Framework
Evaluate Web application requirements and build a validation prototype
Use style sheets, master pages, Web parts, and user controls for a consistent UI
Design, develop, and implement application components
Develop mechanisms for data access, exception handing, event logging, and application feedback
Define, assess, and implement a testing strategy
Validate a deployment plan and analyze performance to determine readiness
Your all-in-one kit includes:
Official self-paced study guides for three required exams.
Practice tests with multiple, customizable testing options and a learning plan based on your results.
1200+ practice and review questions.
Case scenarios and lab exercises.
Microsoft Visual Basic and Visual C# code samples on CD.
15% exam discount from Microsoft; good for three exams. Offer expires 12/31/11. Voucher inside.
90-day evaluation version of Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 Professional Edition.
Fully searchable eBooks for all three guides.