What I learned from $2500 Udi Dahan course

Around the beginning of April 2020 Udi Dahan, owner of Particular Software, released his course in a form of online videos, for free. The big deal is that Udi is one of the world’s foremost experts on Service-Oriented Architecture, Distributed Systems, and Domain-Driven Design. This was a trigger for me and my whole team to… Continue reading What I learned from $2500 Udi Dahan course

ASP.NET Core in .NET 5 – sending a request

Sending a request in ASP.NET Core in .NET 5 is a standard operation that can be achieved pretty easily. However, details matter in this case and I’ll show you the best practice available. We will also take a look at some advanced features to get the full scope. Using a real available API In this… Continue reading ASP.NET Core in .NET 5 – sending a request

ASP.NET Core in .NET 5 – pass parameters to actions

Passing parameters to actions is an essential part of building RESTful Web API. ASP.NET Core released as a part of .NET 5 offers multiple ways to pass parameters to methods, that represent your endpoints. Let’s see what they are. Pass parameter as a part of an URL When passing a parameter in a URL, you… Continue reading ASP.NET Core in .NET 5 – pass parameters to actions

Set up a SQL Server in a docker container

You might wonder, why would I do need to create a docker image with SQL Server? If I were to set up the infrastructure for test or production environment, I would set up a SQL Server in Azure. To automate this process I would follow infrastructure as a code a pattern, creating terraform script and… Continue reading Set up a SQL Server in a docker container

OData as a flexible data feed for React search

In this post, I’d like to show you a scenario, where OData makes perfect sense. This will be a React application with .Net Core 3.1 back-end with just a single endpoint serving filtered results. What is OData OData is a convention of building REST-ful interfaces, that define how resources should be exposed and how should… Continue reading OData as a flexible data feed for React search

12 things you need to know about .Net Core

.Net Core is an exciting framework to work with and if you’re wondering what is this fuss about, I’ll explain everything in just 12 statements. Let’s not wait anymore and start! 1. .Net Core is a completely new framework .Net Framework and .Net Core are completely separate frameworks. But why Microsoft decided to create something… Continue reading 12 things you need to know about .Net Core

Pimp your repo with GitHub Actions!

Do you have a GitHub account with a repository? Improve it with GitHub Actions! GitHub Actions lets you build your own workflows triggered by all kinds of events from your repositories. If you go and check this website, it looks very promising. Let’s start with a build To start working with GitHub Actions, just go… Continue reading Pimp your repo with GitHub Actions!

ASP.Net Core 3 – Dependency Injection

Dependency Injection is a fundamental concept in computer programming. Successfully implemented in many programming languages. What makes it so useful and how .Net Core 3 supports it? Let’s start with the definition. Dependency Injection is a software design pattern where dependencies are not created by the client, but rather passed to the client. In common… Continue reading ASP.Net Core 3 – Dependency Injection