The ability to handle server-side events is a key element of building custom business solutions based on SharePoint sites.
Windows SharePoint Services (WSS) 3.0 and Microsoft Office SharePoint Server (MOSS) 2007 both employ the new event-handling infrastructure introduced with WSS 3.0. In the November issue of MSDN Magazine, Ted Pattison introduces you to the new concepts and programming model, including event receiver classes, before events, and after events.
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