In this article, Michele Leroux Bustamante discusses authentication, authorization and role-based security in .NET. Along the way, he provides some best practices for implementing role-based security in some typical .NET application scenarios including rich clients, Web applications, and Web services.
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This article provides an in-depth introduction to Scalable Vector Graphics, some simple and complex examples, and a case study that shows how to use SVG to enable real-time travel updates to the London Underground online subway map.
User-defined functions are a new feature in SQL Server 2000. Karen Gayda shows how UDFs can be used to enhance queries and provide functionality that was previously unavailable.
In this article, Gayan Peiris looks at creating an ASP.NET web application that will display the usage details of a selected SharePoint site. Building such an application enables SharePoint administrators to gather all SharePoint usage data from a central location.
Adnan Masood concludes his discussion of Microsoft SQL Server Analysis services and Microsoft SQL Server Reporting services. In the final part, he discusses Reporting Server web services and using custom code in reports.
Add punch to your validation routines by adding regular expressions. Further prepare yourself for the coming ASP.NET regular expression validation control. This article shows you how to use regular expressions and provides sample patterns for different user inputs.