Embedded Programming with the Microsoft .NET Micro Framework

  • Paperback: 288 pages

  • Publisher: Microsoft Press (June 20, 2007)

  • Language: English

  • ISBN-10: 0735623651

Learn how to use the Microsoft .NET Micro Framework to developapplications for the next generation of embedded devices. Embeddedprogramming is set to move into the mainstream as a variety of new devicescome to market. A key embedded device enabled by Windows Vista(tm) thatrequires the .NET Micro Framework is Windows SideShow(tm), the externaldisplay that will be incorporated into many notebook computers. Thisreference shows developers how to use the .NET Micro Framework to createnew applications for Windows SideShow displays and small,resource-constrained devices. With insights direct from the product team itcovers essential topics, including interface design and managed drivers,device capabilities, and how to use emulation technologies. In addition, itdelves into how to port key functionality from existing applications intoother form factors. Ideal for developers with experience working withMicrosoft Visual Studio- 2005 and Microsoft Visual C#-, this essentialguide includes practical examples and code samples.