From the Back Cover
Mobile solutionsin your pocket!
- The complete guide for developing wireless applications using Microsoft(r) eMbedded Visual Basic(r)
- Enterprise solutions, including XML, SQL, SOAP, and .NET
The Pocket PC offers more wireless capabilities than any other handheld mobile device. Now you can use the power of Microsoft eMbedded Visual Basic to develop applications that allow you to manage connections to corporate networks, access data from any Web site, synchronize information with corporate databases, and call SOAP and .NET web services, all on your Pocket PC. This is the one book that provides comprehensive coverage of all these applications and more.
Developers at all levels can learn to take advantage of the Microsoft SDKs to interact with existing database and Internet applications, using such technologies as:
- User interfaces for Pocket PC and Handheld PC 2000
- SQL Server for Microsoft Windows(r) CE
- XML and DOM
- SOAP and .NET
- HTTP and ASP
No other book provides more complete coverage in a single volume. Jump right into wireless mobile computing with the Pocket PC, Handheld PC Developer's Guide.
About the Author
Nick Grattan is co-founder and Technical Director at Software Paths Limited in Dublin, Ireland (www.SoftwarePaths.com). A specialist in mobile solutions, he is also the co-author of Windows CE 3.0 Application Programming (0-13-025592-0), also published by Prentice Hall PTR.