IBuySpy Delivery .NET Framework Application
IBuySpy Delivery is a sample application developed in both Microsoft® Visual C#™ .NET and Microsoft Visual Basic® .NET using Microsoft Visual Studio® .NET. The application is robust, based on real-world scenarios, and demonstrates best practices for developing applications for Microsoft SQL Server™ 2000 Windows® CE Edition (SQL Server CE) in the Microsoft .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework. IBuySpy Delivery uses merge replication and remote data access (RDA) of SQL Server 2000, and highlights the new data access features of SQL Server CE: upload only and index pull capabilities, parameterized queries, and the ADO.NET framework for compact devices.
IBuySpy Delivery builds on the foundation provided by IBuySpy. IBuySpy, a fictitious producer of consumer espionage products, is showcased in the IBuySpy ASP.NET-based application at this Microsoft Web site. IBuySpy Delivery extends the IBuySpy business model of selling products over the Internet to delivering these products. The IBuySpy Delivery application assists delivery drivers in fulfilling their orders at remote sites. When you install IBuySpy Delivery, you install modified versions of the IBuySpy database and Web application, and the code specific to the IBuySpy Delivery application.
The following topics describe the setup procedure, design, and sample code for the IBuySpy Delivery sample application: