A new O'Reilly book, Learning DCOM, by Thuan L. Thai, introduces C++ programmers to DCOM and gives them the basic tools they need to write secure, maintainable programs. Learning DCOM clearly describes the C++ code needed to create distributed components and the communications exchanged between systems and objects. It provides a guide to Visual C++ development tools and wizards, and insight for performance tuning, debugging, and understanding what the system is doing with your code.
"Learning DCOM is not just about distributed computing," says author Thuan L. Thai, "it is about building better software modules that can peacefully co-exist and collaborate with one another regardless of who has developed them."
For more information on the book, including Table of Contents and index, see: http://www.oreilly.com/catalog/ldcom/
By Thuan L. Thai
1st Edition April 1999 (US)
1-56592-581-5, 502 pages, $32.95 (US$)
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