This post outlines the tools available in Visual Studio 2017 IDE for developer that can improve the productivity in areas like debugging, live code analysis, navigation, intellisense and live unit testing. It also outlines the improvement in mobile and cloud development.
Live Unit Testing
Make sure you refer the NUnit3TestAdapter and NUnit nuget packages for […]
Formulating successful strategy for cloud development starts with technical and business objectives. This post outlines the problem areas that must address while building your cloud application. Each problem area outlines the challenges and solution as well.
Availability – defines proportion of the time your system is functional and working. An available application should consider […]
C# 7 added some new features with a focus on code simplification and performance. This post explains C# 7 new features
We now have binary literals like 0b followed by 0’s and 1’s; literals can often get longer so you can add underscore to separate them as shown in above screenshot.
One of the major […]
DocumentDB is a NoSQL database supports fast performance, ease of development and high availability. Its schema –free NoSQL database. As data is stored in JSON format reads and writes are served under 10 milliseconds. DocumentDB is ideal for developing web, mobile, gaming and IoT applications. You can use SQL like language to query the DocumentDB […]
Visual Studio 2017 announced in Microsoft Connect event today. Number of interesting announcements made in this event. Following are the highlights
Key theme: Any Developer-Any App-Any platform
· Visual Studio 2017 RC – Just downloaded loving the new IDE
· Visual Studio Mobile Center – Using Xamarin for developing any mobile app and test on cloud
ASP.NET core is different from ASP.NET in the past.ASP.NET core is just bunch of libraries; it doesn’t have any host process that comes with it. ASP.NET core is completely decoupled from System.web dll.
This post outlines the following ASP.NET Core 1 features in detail
· ASP.NET Core hosting
· Request handling
· MVC Application Parts
You provide the host […]
Today, I got the following error message when connecting to SQL Azure from our dev environment
Don’t panic follow the below trouble shooting steps.
1. Check your Microsoft Azure portal firewall settings. You should add your client ip address range as following
2. If you still get the same error message then […]
ASP.NET Core (previously ASP.NET 5) is a new open-source and cross-platform framework for building modern cloud-based Web applications using .NET. This is completely re-done new framework designed for building modern web applications. What is this new ASP.NET Core framework all about? Daniel Roth spoke about the new ASP.NET Core in Build 2016 and content is […]
Surface Book is Microsoft’s first in-house high-performance laptop which released yesterday, you can pre-order from here. It is power full laptop with a full sized backlit keyboard. It is lot more than a laptop, the screen is actually detachable from keyboard so it can be used as tablet.
It has lovely magnesium […]
Microsoft released Windows SDK for Facebook and can be downloaded from here. The main objective of this SDK is building Universal Windows Applications with Facebook integration.
What is Windows SDK for Facebook?
It is an open source SDK for integrating Facebook features into your application that you develop using window platform. It has […]