Using business data in a binding


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Using business data in a binding

Business data is the lifeblood of any real-world application. Whether it is medical data, astronomy data, or social data there has to be a way to manipulate a report on that information. Silverlight has a magnificent binding framework, which I will show you in this movie. For this demonstration, I'm using Visual Studio and a project called Using Business Data in Binding. I will start by showing you one of my business classes. I have a class called RentalHouse which contains a number of properties like MarketingName, WeekPrice, IsWaterFront, and so on.

This class works in conjunction with another class called RentalManager. RentalManager has one interesting method called GetHouses, which returns an observable collection of RentalHouse. This is a generic collection, and the nice thing about the observable collection is it works really well with the Silverlight binding engine. In the body of my code, I'm instantiating a house, setting some properties, and then adding it to the houses ...

Using business data in a binding
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Using business data in a binding provides you with in-depth training on Developer. Taught by Walt Ritscher as part of the Silverlight 5 Essential Training

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