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Introduction to the Microsoft .NET Framework

Video Description

Microsoft's .NET Framework has revolutionized the way we build and use computer applications. In VTC's Introduction to the Microsoft. NET Framework, Certified Instructor Mark Long will use simplified explanations to introduce the viewer to the .NET technologies. This course is recommended as a precursor to any of VTC's other .NET courses. To get started now, simply click one of the topics below.

Table of Contents

  1. Course Introduction
    1. Intro / Objectives 00:04:47
    2. What this Course Covers 00:06:31
    3. For New Developers 00:04:37
    4. For Experienced Developers 00:05:02
    5. Microsoft Certification Tracks 00:08:02
    6. Terminology & TLA's 00:06:14
  2. .NET Framework Fundamentals
    1. Why .NET? 00:05:56
    2. What is the .NET Framework? 00:04:21
    3. .NET Under the Hood 00:04:03
    4. .NET Clients 00:06:24
    5. Obtaining the .NET Framework 00:08:26
    6. Language Options 00:03:06
    7. .NET Tools 00:07:26
    8. Framework Config MSC 00:03:45
  3. How .NET Works
    1. .NET and XML 00:05:21
  4. Advantages of .NET
    1. What's the Big Deal? 00:03:49
    2. Important Changes 00:03:06
  5. Visual Studio .NET
    1. Introducing .NET 00:03:45
    2. Visual Studio Basics 00:04:42
    3. Obtaining and Installing .NET 00:03:48
    4. File Organization 00:04:01
  6. Framework Organization
    1. Namespaces 00:04:29
    2. Classes and More Classes 00:04:22
  7. Data Types
    1. Common Type System 00:03:21
    2. Value or Reference? 00:03:36
  8. Common Language Runtime
    1. CLR Basics 00:03:31
    2. MSIL 00:05:42
  9. Assemblies
    1. DLL Hell Freezes Over 00:04:33
    2. Assembly Basics 00:04:20
    3. Assembly Contents 00:02:53
    4. Manifest Basics 00:03:25
    5. Assembly Versioning 00:04:03
    6. Shared Assemblies 00:03:40
    7. How CLR Locates Assemblies 00:03:19
    8. Redirecting 00:02:57
  10. Object Oriented Programming
    1. VB Grows Up 00:03:30
    2. OOP Fundamentals 00:05:32
    3. Class Fundamentals 00:05:06
    4. Constructors 00:07:23
    5. Constructor Tricks 00:07:00
    6. Inheritance 00:04:24
    7. Inheritance Example 00:06:20
    8. Overloading 00:05:09
    9. Overriding 00:04:41
    10. Shadowing 00:03:20
    11. Interfaces 00:07:18
  11. Garbage Collection
    1. GC Basics 00:02:43
    2. How GC Works 00:05:28
    3. Forcing GC 00:04:09
  12. ASP .NET
    1. Web Development in .NET 00:04:01
    2. How ASP.NET Works 00:03:46
    3. ASP.NET Basics 00:05:27
    4. Deploying ASP.NET Web Apps 00:02:28
  13. Data Access
    1. Introducing ADO.NET 00:02:06
    2. ADO.NET Structure 00:03:45
    3. Important Changes 00:06:20
  14. Web Services
    1. What Is a Web Service? 00:05:49
    2. Creating Web Services 00:06:13
    3. Using Web Services 00:05:36
  15. Interaction With COM
    1. COM Basics 00:03:52
    2. COM & .NET 00:04:57
    3. Calling COM from .NET 00:06:42
  16. Remoting
    1. What is Remoting? 00:03:47
    2. Remoting Basics 00:03:43
    3. Remoting Issues 00:02:18
  17. Reflection
    1. What is Reflection? 00:02:35
    2. How Reflection Works 00:06:19
  18. Deployment
    1. Giving Birth to Your App 00:05:06
    2. Deployment Issues 00:04:37
  19. Configuration Files
    1. Configuring Apps Made Easy 00:05:30
    2. Configuration Basics 00:02:54
  20. Code Security
    1. Security Basics 00:08:20
    2. Code Security Options 00:02:52
  21. Migrating to .NET
    1. Why to Migrate 00:03:58
    2. When to Migrate 00:02:25
    3. How to Migrate 00:03:54
  22. Credits
    1. About the Author 00:01:56