Expression Web introduced ASP.NET to a new group of web developers. This book is designed to help you start using ASP.NET right away to add powerful new features to your website. Don¡¯t worry, you won¡¯t have to learn a lot of programming; instead, you¡¯ll create an ASP.NET application from start to finish using Visual Web Developer 2008, while writing only a very small amount of actual programming code.
ASP.NET AJAX is Microsoft's solution to this problem. ASP.NET AJAX is a set of extensions to the existing ASP.NET 2.0 technology that provides you with a fast-and-simple environment to create Ajax applications. Microsoft has combined Ajax with ASP.NET technology and provided a unified set of development tools within Visual Studio 2005. For the first time, Ajax applications can be developed seamlessly in conjunction with a supporting technology.
Foundations of ASP.NET AJAX is written by Laurence Moroney, This book gives you a detailed grounding in how ASP.NET AJAX works. It takes you swiftly through the basic principles of Ajax, then deep into the heart of the technology, where every namespace is discussed and every function considered. By the end of the book, you will know all about the essentials to confidently produce cutting-edge ASP.NET AJAX applications swiftly and professionally. .