Microsoft Commerce Server 2002 provides a platform for the rapid development of e-Commerce Web sites. It integrates with a variety of Microsoft products and services to simplify and accelerate development and deployment. It also provides a rich environment for developing custom sites based on proven techniques and methodologies. Special Edition Using Microsoft Commerce Server 2002 provides a Fast Track for developing and deploying sites. Using the design patterns found in the sample sites and lessons learned from years of field experience, the book defines a path for mapping an e-commerce project.
Don Jones is the author of a rapidly growing collection of informationtechnology books, including Microsoft .NET E-Commerce Bible,E-Commerce for Dummies (co-authored with Mark Scott), and many others.Don has more than a decade of experience in the information technology industry,and can often be found sharing that experience as a speaker at nationaltechnical conferences. Don is also a contributing writer toWindows &.NET Server Magazine and other industry publications. In 2001, Don formedBrainCore.Net, LLC with Derek Melber and Jeremy Moskowitz. BrainCore.Netprovides reliable, accurate technical training and solutions that focus onMicrosoft technologies. Don lives in an RV with his partner and four ferrets,traveling around this wonderful country of ours. You can contact Don online athttp://www.braincore.net. Mark Scott is a senior consultant with RDA, a provider of advanced technology consulting services. In addition to his day job, designing and implementing multitier, data-centric applications, he has co-authored a number of books, including E-Commerce for Dummies (with Don Jones), Professional Data Warehousing with SQL Server 2000 and Analysis Services, ADO.Net, and others. He speaks regularly at national conferences and contributes to technical publications. He is an MCSE, MCSD, MCDBA, and MCT. When not buried in computers, he and his wife help pastor Faith Covenant Church in Quakertown, Pennsylvania. You can reach Mark at email@example.com.