Bill Hamilton is a technology and management consultant who specializes in assessing business objectives and company processes and designing and restructuring technology strategy and enterprise architecture. Bill has been designing and implementing enterprise solutions using both SQL Server and Oracle for over a decade. Bill is the author of other O'Reilly titles including the highly praised Programming SQL Server 2005 and ADO.NET Cookbook, and he also writes for the Microsoft Developer Network. You can email Bill at firstname.lastname@example.org.
As always, O'Reilly comes through again. I love these Cookbooks - they not only have some really nice solutions, they also spawn ideas as I read them for other issues. Read morePublished 7 months ago by David J. Thompson
Very little to no OOP based code here. The synopsis promises VB.NET code to complete the text, but this is backwardly written, doesn't execute and merely produces console. Read morePublished on March 16, 2013 by Wendy Ficke
The book is a collection of code snippets with a broad range of examples. But when dealing with ADO one must work with classes. Read morePublished on January 23, 2012 by Amazon Customer
as any other cookbook series from O'reilly media , this book is very useful for intermediate and advanced users , If you have at least basic knowledge about ADO. Read morePublished on October 22, 2010 by ELABOUR
Just make sure you know what you're getting with this book, and don't expect that it will be the be-all-to-all. If you're new to ADO.NET, you need something more basic. Read morePublished on May 7, 2009 by Horton Deakins
I recently purchased this book, and I must confess, it's fantastic. I saw a small review by Scott Michell in MSDN magazine and decided to give it a try. Glad I did. Read morePublished on April 8, 2009 by Adedamola Adeogun
I finally come across a very good ADO.NET textbook. The author has done an excellent job explaning everything that ADO.NET 3.5 has to offer. I really like the textbook structure. Read morePublished on September 27, 2008 by Amazon Customer