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Prepare for Microsoft Exam 70-486—and help demonstrate your real-world mastery of developing ASP.NET MVC-based solutions. Designed for experienced developers ready to advance their status, Exam Ref focuses on the critical-thinking and decision-making acumen needed for success at the Microsoft Specialist level.

Focus on the expertise measured by these objectives:

  • Design the application architecture
  • Design the user experience
  • Develop the user experience
  • Troubleshoot and debug web applications
  • Design and implement security

This Microsoft Exam Ref:

  • Organizes its coverage by exam objectives.
  • Features strategic, what-if scenarios to challenge you.
  • Includes a 15% exam discount from Microsoft. (Limited time offer)
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780735677227
  • Publisher: Microsoft Press
  • Publication date: 10/1/2013
  • Pages: 384
  • Sales rank: 240,310
  • Product dimensions: 7.30 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 0.90 (d)

Meet the Author

William Penberthy is currently an application development consultant with RBA, a Microsoft 2012 Partner of the Year and has been working in software development for 25 years. He has participated in the development of more than 115 different software products and has taught multiple college and university programming and software development classes. He has specialized in the Microsoft stack for almost eight years, concentrating on ASP.NET, ASP.NET, MVC, Silverlight, and WPF. William lives in Denver, Colorado.

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Table of Contents

Microsoft certifications;
Errata & book support;
We want to hear from you;
Stay in touch;
Preparing for the exam;
Chapter 1: Design the application architecture;
1.1 Objective 1.1: Plan the application layers;
1.2 Objective 1.2: Design a distributed application;
1.3 Objective 1.3: Design and implement the Windows Azure role life cycle;
1.4 Objective 1.4: Configure state management;
1.5 Objective 1.5: Design a caching strategy;
1.6 Objective 1.6: Design and implement a WebSocket strategy;
1.7 Objective 1.7: Design HTTP modules and handlers;
1.8 Chapter summary;
1.9 Answers;
Chapter 2: Design the user experience;
2.1 Objective 2.1: Apply the user interface design for a web application;
2.2 Objective 2.2: Design and implement UI behavior;
2.3 Objective 2.3: Compose the UI layout of an application;
2.4 Objective 2.4: Enhance application behavior and style based on browser feature detection;
2.5 Objective 2.5: Plan an adaptive UI layout;
2.6 Chapter summary;
2.7 Answers;
Chapter 3: Develop the user experience;
3.1 Objective 3.1: Plan for search engine optimization and accessibility;
3.2 Objective 3.2: Plan and implement globalization and localization;
3.3 Objective 3.3: Design and implement MVC controllers and actions;
3.4 Objective 3.4: Design and implement routes;
3.5 Objective 3.5: Control application behavior by using MVC extensibility points;
3.6 Objective 3.6: Reduce network bandwidth;
3.7 Chapter summary;
3.8 Answers;
Chapter 4: Troubleshoot and debug web applications;
4.1 Objective 4.1: Prevent and troubleshoot runtime issues;
4.2 Objective 4.2: Design an exception handling strategy;
4.3 Objective 4.3: Test a web application;
4.4 Objective 4.4: Debug a Windows Azure application;
4.5 Chapter summary;
4.6 Answers;
Chapter 5: Design and implement security;
5.1 Objective 5.1: Configure authentication;
5.2 Objective 5.2: Configure and apply authorization;
5.3 Objective 5.3: Design and implement claims-based authentication across federated identity stores;
5.4 Objective 5.4: Manage data integrity;
5.5 Objective 5.5: Implement a secure site with ASP.NET;
5.6 Chapter summary;
5.7 Answers;
About the Author;

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  • Posted April 26, 2014

    Not enough details in this book. Way too high level to be called

    Not enough details in this book. Way too high level to be called an exam reference.

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