Written by three renowned developers and lecturers, this book provides experienced Delphi professionals and consultants with detailed coverage of the environment's newest features. Included in the 100+ sample applications are advanced techniques and code samples you can use to make your programs more powerful, faster, and more efficient. Create Distributed Applications. Delphi provides you with both ActiveX and COM capabilities, and is also the best answer for legacy 16-bit developers. Move on to challenging Delphi projects with this book's advanced discussions. The enclosed CD contains the complete source code for every example in the book, plus ready-to-use components and Delphi add-on tools. System utilities, component debugging tools and demonstration versions of third-party Delphi software, including BoundsChecker from NuMega technologies; Raptor from Eagle Software; WebHub from HREF Tools, Web Solution builder from Shoreline Software, and the Source Integrity Test Drive from MKS. As an added bonus, you'll also find sample issues of the best Delphi magazines! Written by acclaimed international Delphi expert Marco Cantu, this book takes programmers and developers to the furthest limits of advanced Delphi programming. Cantu starts where the manuals and most other books end, progessing to topics such as advanced client/server programming, custom components (including the new Internet components), and strategies for effective RAD (Rapid Application Development). The book's CD includes hundreds of example program listings, executables, utilities, online magazines, and third-party controls. A must for every professional Delphi programmer's bookshelf.