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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 12, 2000
"Comprehensive COM, Volume 5: ActiveX Template Library"
Santa Monica, CA.--- ICONIX Software Engineering, industry leader in
object-oriented training, has released the fifth volume in a series of
multimedia tutorials detailing Microsoft's COM technology.
"Volume 5: Programming with
ATL," is the fifth in a series of six tutorials covering the Component
Object Model. This tutorial begins by discussing Microsoft's Active
Template Library (ATL), a class library, which allows the user to create
a variety of small-fast COM object/ActiveX controls. An examination of
the advantages of using ATL in the process of learning COM programming
techniques is also included. ATL provides the user with most of the boiler
plate code, allowing for concentration on the functionality provided by the
Additional topics include: Implementing COM classes in ATL, limitations and
strengths of ATL and how it can be used effectively in COM programming
projects. This volume also includes a number of interactive demonstrations
and code samples, which provide the student with COM and ATL programming
experience. The final part of Volume 5 is devoted to dissecting and
extending the code generated by the ATL wizards.
Earlier COM volumes focused on the client's perspective
(Vol. 1), COM from
the server-side (Vol.2),
DCOM internals/ActiveX technologies (Vol.3),
and MTS/MSMQ/COM+ (Vol. 4).
Recognized around the world as leaders in the OO software engineering
technology, ICONIX's popular multimedia CD-ROM tutorials are currently
in widespread use in over 40 countries. All CBT tutorials are available
directly through calling ICONIX or by ordering at the secure on-line site.
For information regarding on-site training and consulting services provided
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How to contact ICONIX:
Located in Santa Monica, California, ICONIX Software Engineering, Inc. can be reached by any of the following ways: Phone: 310-458-0092; Fax: 310-396-3454;