After completing this chapter, you will be able to
Understand Microsoft Visual Studio support for deploying Web Applications.
Create a deployment package using Visual Studio.
The first 25 chapters of this book focus on how the various features of ASP.NET work. A major theme in ASP.NET is to solve the most common use cases of Web site development. The preceding chapters have discussed the following aspects of ASP.NET:
Rendering model, which breaks down page rendering into small manageable pieces using server-side controls
Support for data binding, easing the task of rendering collections
Login controls that cover the most common login scenarios
Session state, which makes tracking users manageable
Navigation and site map support