Friday, July 20, 2007

Course - Developing Rich Interactive Applications (RIA) using Microsoft Silverlight

Course Synopsis
One of the latest buzzwords you often hear nowadays is RIA, or Rich Internet Applications. Rich Internet applications (RIA) are Web applications that have the features and functionality of traditional desktop applications. To Microsoft, RIA stands for Rich Interactive Applications, which is really their main focus when they recently announced the latest product known as Silverlight.

Microsoft® Silverlight is a cross-browser, cross-platform plug-in for delivering the next generation of .NET based media experiences and rich interactive applications for the Web. Silverlight offers a flexible programming model that supports AJAX, VB, C#, Python, and Ruby, and integrates with existing Web applications. Silverlight supports fast, cost-effective delivery of high-quality video to all major browsers running on Mac OS X or Windows.

In this 2-day jumpstart course, participants will learn the basics of Silverlight and get jumpstarted on developing compelling RIA applications using Silverlight 1.0 and 1.1.

Day 1 (Silverlight 1.0)
* Understanding XAML
* Using the Canvas object
* Drawing and Painting
* Graphics programming
* Manipulating images
* Manipulating text
* Manipulating media
* Animations

Day 2 (Silverlight 1.1)
* Building Dynamic UI with Silverlight
* Networking in Silverlight
* Interacting with HTML Programmatically
* XML Programming
* Persisting Data

* Time: 9am to 5pm daily
* 1st (Mon) – 2nd (Tue) Oct 2007
* Closing date for registration: 7st Sep 2007

Course Fees
* $798
* To qualify for Early Bird Discount, register before 16h Aug and receive a $200 discount ($598 after discount)Inclusive of 1 lunch and 2 tea breaks for each day

HDB Learning Center
480 Lorong 6, Toa Payoh
Singapore 310480

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