Hour 21. Working with a Database
What You’ll Learn in This Hour
• Introduction to ADO.NET
• Adding, editing, and deleting records
• Building an ADO.NET example
You’ve heard it so many times that it’s almost a cliché: This is the Information Age. Information is data, and managing information means working with databases. Database design is a skill unto itself, and entire books are devoted to database design and management. In this hour, you’ll learn the basics of working with a database using ADO.NET, Microsoft’s newest database technology. High-end solutions are built around advanced database technologies such ...