Scott talks about a series of free tools, utilities, and websites that help .NET developers do their best.
Today automated testing plays a vital role in many software development projects. Automated testing has long been thought critical for large software development organizations, but is often considered to be too expensive and difficult to implement for smaller companies.
AutomatedQA's TestComplete 4 breaks this stereotype. It delivers automated functional, unit, regression, manual, data-driven, object-driven, distributed and HTTP load, stress and scalability testing in one easy-to-use and totally integrated package at an affordable price.
Two great ASP.NET control suites starting at $50! Professional Validation And More contains more than 45 controls designed around data entry web forms. Its validation is far superior to the built-in ASP.NET validators and greatly expands the concept. Use it to avoid writing all those custom validators, custom code and hacks users encounter with the ASP.NET controls. It has 6 improved textboxes. The client-side toolkit helps you build interactive web forms with its controls and tools that generate the multibrowser compatible java-script for you.
Peter's Date Package contains 19 controls for date, time and calendar entry. Both products have a huge following with the most testimonials published on www.asp.net Control Gallery of any ASP.NET control.
Acknowledged as the world's leading independent unbiased developer reference source for .NET developers, .NET Developer's Journal features technical insights into every aspect of .NET, including the server side, the desktop, and mobile devices. Written by .NET developers for .NET developers, .NETDJ offers a lively mix of articles, interviews, product reviews, and commentary. .NETDJ's highly active editorial board includes some of the luminaries of the sorftware development world.