Leveraging Mono for Cross-platform Development
This tutorial provides an introduction to application development with Mono. The tutorial will walk participants through installing and configuring Mono and will teach them about the extensive features of the Mono platform. In addition, participants will acquire an understanding of Mono's rich development toolset, including the MonoDevelop development environment, discover how to develop web and rich client applications, and see how to deploy those applications on Linux, Windows, and Mac OS X using the Mono runtime. This tutorial will also introduce the newest target platform for Mono, the Nokia 770 Internet Tablet.
With Mono's rising acceptance and with the proliferation of new applications built with Mono, this tutorial will create a foundation for participants to explore new opportunities in cross-platform development. The tutorial will also include an in-depth discussion of cross-platform considerations to leverage Mono in future projects.