“Live in fragments no longer, only connect.”
—Edgar Morgan Foster
Welcome to C# and the world of Windows, Internet and Web programming with Visual Studio 2005 and the .NET 2.0 platform! This book presents leading-edge computing technologies to software developers and IT professionals.
At Deitel & Associates, we write computer science textbooks for college students and professional books for software developers. We also teach this material in industry seminars at organizations worldwide.
This book was a joy to create. To start, we put the previous edition under the microscope:
• We audited our C# presentation against the most recent Ecma and Microsoft C# Language Specifications, which can be found at