Strong Names

The concept of a strong name is similar to that of the 128-bit Globally Unique Identifier (GUID) in COM programming. A GUID is a name that is guaranteed to be globally unique. Every .NET assembly has a basic name, which consists of a text string, a version number, and optional culture information. For shared assemblies installed into the GAC, the basic name alone is not enough to guarantee the assembly is uniquely identified. To generate a globally unique name, an encryption key with public and private components is used to generate a digital signature. The signature is then applied to the assembly using the .NET Framework SDK Assembly Linker (al.exe), or by using assembly attributes in source code.

Project Management Made Easy

Project Management Made Easy

What you need to know about… Project Management Made Easy! Project management consists of more than just a large building project and can encompass small projects as well. No matter what the size of your project, you need to have some sort of project management. How you manage your project has everything to do with its outcome.

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