IronPython in Actionis the first comprehensive, hands-on introduction to
Microsoft?s exciting version of Python for the .NET framework.
Python programmers love the power and flexibility of the Python language, but
the tools and frameworks available have restricted how and where it can be used.
IronPython combines all the goodness of Python coding with the tools and features
available in .NET?a beautiful match. IronPython gives you the elegance
of a dynamic language?think Ruby?and the full support of the Microsoft
platform, including WPF, Silverlight and other first-tier .NET components.
IronPython in Actionis a comprehensive, hands-on introduction to Python in
.NET. The expert authors provide a complete introduction for programmers to
both the Python language and the power of the .NET framework. The book
shows how to use IronPython with C#, VB.NET, and ASP.NET applications.
Readers will use IronPython as a Windows scripting tool, and see how it
connects to PowerShell. Along the way, readers master the dynamic language
programming techniques that give Python programmers an edge in speed and
The authors, through their company Resolver Systems, have developed the most
extensive IronPython-based applications currently in production.
KEY SELLING POINTS
? First comprehensive guide and tutorial on IronPython
? IronPython brings the productivity gains and flexibility of Python to the
? Demonstrates how to get the best out of both Python, the language, and
.NET as a programming platform.
? Includes a complete introduction for programmers to both the Python
language and the power of the .NET framework.