MCTS: Microsoft Silverlight 4 Development (70-506) Certification Guide

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  • Learn how to lay out a user interface in Silverlight using concepts such as panels, content controls and navigation.
  • Discover how to enhance your UI by manipulating visuals, creating animations and other important UI concepts.
  • Understand how to implement application logic and work with data to create a powerful data driven line of business applications.
  • Know how to structure your application and how it can interact with its host platform.
  • Learn how to configure, deliver and deploy your Silverlight application and how to dynamically load resources upon request.

Microsoft Silverlight is a powerful development platform for creating engaging, interactive applications for many screens across the Web, desktop, and mobile devices. Silverlight is also a great (and growing) Line-Of-Business platform and is increasingly being used to build data-driven business applications. Silverlight is based on familiar .NET languages such as C# which enables existing .NET developers to get started developing rich internet applications almost immediately.

"MCTS: Microsoft Silverlight 4 Development (70-506) Certification Guide" will show you how to prepare for and pass the (70-506): TS: Microsoft Silverlight 4 Development exam.

Packed with practical examples and Q&As, MCTS: Microsoft Silverlight 4 Development (70-506) Certification Guide starts by showing you how to lay out a user interface, enhance the user interface, implement application logic, work with data and interact with a host platform amongst others.

  • This book and e-book will provide all that you need to know to pass the Microsoft Silverlight 4 development (70-506) exam.
  • Includes a comprehensive set of test questions and answers.
  • The layout and content of the book matches that of the skills measured by the exam closely, which makes it easy to focus your learning and maximize your study time where you need improvement.
Page Count 290
Course Length 8 hours 42 minutes
ISBN 9781849684668
Date Of Publication 24 Jun 2012


Johnny Tordgeman

Johnny Tordgeman is the CTO of E4D Solutions Ltd., a boutique development and consulting firm in Israel. Johnny specializes in architecting enterprise-level solutions built on top of Microsoft's SharePoint platform. Johnny utilizes the latest in web technology and methodology in his solutions, such as HTML5, SPA, and MVC4. Johnny is the author of MCTS: Microsoft Silverlight 4 Development (70-506) Certification Guide, Packt Publishing, which was published in 2012. Johnny is a skilled lecturer and a Microsoft-certified trainer and can be found speaking at various conferences, open houses, and user groups. You can always find Johnny at, on Twitter at @JTordgeman, and on LinkedIn at