Tuesday, July 14, 2009

Delphi 2009 Handbook

Delphi 2009 Handbook

Book Details
Author : Marco Cantù
Publisher : Wintech Italia
Pages : 400.
Release Date: December 1st, 2008
Price : 48.50 USD -- about 36 Euro

About the author
Marco Cantù is the author of the best-selling Mastering Delphi book series and is considered a prominent figure in the Delphi community. He was one of the recipients of the “Spirit of Delphi” award in 1999, together with Dutch Delphi guru Bob Swart. His Mastering Delphi books won two "Delphi Magazine Readers' Choice Awards". Marco has spoken at dozens of Borland/CodeGear conferences in the US and Europe, and has offered consulting and training throughout the world.

The book covers all the new featrues of Delphi 2009 for Win32, from Unicode support to generics, from anonymous methods to other language enhancements, from new IDE features to the Ribbon control, from Vista-enabled controls to DataSnap 2009. This
is a brand new book, there is no overlapping material with the Delphi 2007 Handbook!

The Delphi 2009 Handbook has 400 pages covering exclusively new Delphi 2009 features. There is no introduction material or anything like that. The book is for developers who use Delphi 2007. If not, consider buying also the Delphi 2007 Handbook.

Chapters List

This is the list of the book chapters:

Part I: Unicode

* Chapter 1: What is Unicode?
* Chapter 2: The UnicodeString Type
* Chapter 3: Porting to Unicode

Part II: Delphi 2009 and Its Compiler

* Chapter 4: New IDE Features
* Chapter 5: Generics
* Chapter 6: Anonymous Methods
* Chapter 7: More Language and RTL Changes

Part III: VCL and Databases

* Chapter 8: VCL Improvements
* Chapter 9: COM Support in Delphi 2009
* Chapter 10: The Ribbon
* Chapter 11: Datasets and dbExpress
* Chapter 12: DataSnap 2009

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