Professional DotNetNuke 5: Open Source Web Application Framework for ASP.NET


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Thorough coverage of installing, configuring, administering, and developing modules for DotNetNuke. Expanding on the original 2 editions written by the core team of developers, this edition not only updates for the key new DotNetNuke 5 release but also adds extensive new coverage geared toward ASP.NET developers.

Some of the topics covered include:

* Installation and portal administration

* Host administration

* Configuration and use in a hosted environment

* Working with modules

* Developing DotNetNuke modules

* Designing a DotNetNuke portal with skins

* Developing DotNetNuke application sites with Visual Web Developer and ASP.NET

* Integrating workflow in DotNetNuke

* Taking advantage of DotNetNuke social networking tools

And it includes the popular chapter about the evolution of this open source product, Microsoft's support and role, and lessons learned in open source projects from the creator Shaun Walker. With Shaun launching DotNetNuke Corp as a commercial business and raising funding, this chapter is sure to be as popular as ever.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780470438701
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 3/3/2009
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 600
  • Sales rank: 1,019,812
  • Product dimensions: 7.30 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 1.60 (d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1 An Inside Look at the Evolution of DotNetNuke 1

Ch. 2 Installing DotNetNuke Version 5 75

Ch. 3 Portal Overview 93

Ch. 4 Portal Administration 107

Ch. 5 Host Administration 145

Ch. 6 Modules 185

Ch. 7 DotNetNuke Architecture 223

Ch. 8 Core DotNetNuke APIs 243

Ch. 9 Member Role 287

Ch. 10 Client API 303

Ch. 11 Localization 329

Ch. 12 Beginning Module Development 351

Ch. 13 Developing Modules: the Database Layer 377

Ch. 14 Developing Modules: The Business Logic Layer 397

Ch. 15 Developing Modules: The Presentation Layer 419

Ch. 16 Skinning DotNetNuke 459

Ch. 17 Distribution 505

Ch. 18 DotNetNuke's Commercial Evolution 527

App. A Resources 535

App. B System Message Tokens 541

Index 549

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