ASP.NET Courseware Updated to Visual Studio 2010 and .NET 4.0
April 9, 2010.
Object Innovations has updated its ASP.NET courseware to work with .NET 4.0 and Visual Studio 2010.
A significant enhancement to the course is a new chapter on ASP.NET MVC, a new Web programming framework
that incorporates use of the Model-View-Controller (MVC) pattern. ASP.NET MVC 2.0 is integrated into
Visual Studio 2010.
Windows 7 is now the preferred operating system (which comes with IIS 7), though the course
can be run on Windows XP or Windows Vista. The early chapters are simplified somewhat,
omitting or condensing discussions of older aspects of ASP.NET that have been superseded.
The newer features of ASP.NET 4.0 are covered in the context of where they are useful,
such as the QueryExtender control in the second database chapter.
The updated course is:
The release of this course, which runs on Visual Studio 2010 Release Candidate, continues
a comprehensive update of the Object Innovations .NET curriculum to .NET 4.0 and Visual Studio 2010.
The new platform is scheduled for launch by Microsoft on April 12, 2010. Prior to the actual release
of the final software, Microsoft offers
a "go live" license to deploy applications created with the beta software, which is quite stable.
Shipments of the new courseware begin immediately.