Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 is the latest release of SQL Server. This article will introduce the top 10 features and benefits of SQL Server 2008 R2. The “R2” tag indicates this is an intermediate release of SQL Server and not a major revision. However, there are a number of interesting new features for both
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Good news for all of us who havent upgraded to IE8 yet. Internet Explored 9 is on its way! The web browser would be coming with great performance upgrades. Browser performance involves many different sub-systems within the browser. Different sites – and different activities within the same site – place different loads and demands on
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.Net Framework 4.0 adds also some new and cool features to file system objects. File class has now ReadLines() methods that returns IEnumerable. WriteAllLines() methods has two overload methods that accept IEnumerable instead of strings array that was also supported in previous versions of .Net Framework. This posting introduces ReadLines() and WriteAllLines() methods and gives
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Today from Microsoft released the links to download the new Visual Studio 2010 Beta 2 and .NET Framework 4 Beta 2! Here is the link. VS 2010 Product Line SKU Simplifications With VS 2010 we are simplifying the product lineup and pricing options of Visual Studio, as well as adding new benefits for MSDN subscribers.
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Some of the new features also include making SEO-friendly url’s. Before we used to write some keywords mapping but now it all could be done with code. Before: https://ajaxus.net/news.php?newsID=23232 Now: https://ajaxus.net/news/Url_routing This can be achieved with the function MapPageRoute. Handling PostBack Scenarios URL Routing with ASP.NET 4.0 fully supports postback scenarios. The control will automatically
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Here are four free chapters from the book “The Microsoft Expression Web Developer’s Guide to ASP.NET 3.5: Learn to create ASP.NET applications using Visual Web Developer 2008“. You can download it from here or buy it from here. The list of the free chapters: * Creating Web sites * Creating and Managing CSS Styles *
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Yesterday from Microsoft released the AJAX CDN. The Microsoft Ajax CDN enables you to significantly improve the performance of ASP.NET Web Forms and ASP.NET MVC applications that use ASP.NET AJAX or jQuery. The service is available for free, does not require any registration, and can be used for both commercial and non-commercial purposes. ASP.NET 4.0
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Here is a free chapter from the book called Windows 7 Secrets. The book is written by Paul Thurrott and Rafael Rivera. Go beyond the obvious and explore the secrets behind Windows 7 with this comprehensive guide. Leading authorities in the field expose the hidden functionality within the Windows 7 operating system, revealing everything from
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