0 – 60(ish) Building an application with ASP.NET Core

by Michael Stokesbary on July 16, 2016

Wednesday July 20, 2016, 6:00 PM

1420 N Mullan, Spokane Valley, WA 99206

With Microsoft finally releasing .NET Core and ASP.NET Core (yes, we know, the tooling is still preview but the bits are real :)), let’s see what it takes to actually write a full application from scratch using this new technology stack. We have previously had talks that covered the basics of the framework and the tooling, but now let’s walk through an end to end application development experience. The goal for this talk is to cover:

  • dotnet cli
  • Middleware
  • ViewComponents
  • TagHelpers
  • Authentication/Authorization
  • Entity Framework Core
  • NPM/Gulp
  • Deployment (to both Azure and OpenShift)???

It’s a lot to cover, but I have faith we can get through it all.

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Wednesday April 13, 2016, 6:00 PM

River View Corporate Center – 16201 E Indiana Ave, Spokane Valley, WA 99216

With the “new Microsoft” comes a new way of getting client side libraries within Visual Studio. Nuget is still around, but it is recommended to only be used for .NET Server Side code, so what is a developer to do for client side tooling? Come learn how Microsoft has adopted the “Web Standards” way to get the tools needed for building applications. There are many options to pick from (NPM, JSPM, Bower, Grunt, Gulp, etc) and the combinations can become overwhelming. This talk won’t go into depth about every tool out there, but it will give guidance on what tools have been used in a tried and true production environment.

This will be our first attempt at a remote led presentation, so a URL will become available for those who want to attend remotely about 30 minutes before the presentation is scheduled to begin. The meeting post on the site will be updated with that URL.

The link for the meeting is https://meet.lync.com/intellitectsp/phil/OJKWDXYA.

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.NET Core 1.0 Basics: Logging, Configuration, and IOC

March 23, 2016

Wednesday March 23, 2016, 6:00 PM River View Corporate Center – 16201 E Indiana Ave, Spokane Valley, WA 99216 In this talk we delve into the new world of .NET Core 1.0. Through the use of unit tests to see real behavior, we take a look at Logging, Configuration, and the dependency injection with IoC. […]

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C# Scripting

February 9, 2016

Wednesday February 17, 2016, 6:00 PM River View Corporate Center – 16201 E Indiana Ave, Spokane Valley, WA 99216 Have you ever wanted to use C# from the command line or be able to quickly write an executable snippet of C# code, perhaps to learn an API, without the overhead of creating yet another C# Console […]

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Using MongoDB with .NET

September 14, 2015

Wednesday September 16, 2015, 6:00 PM River View Corporate Center – 16201 E Indiana Ave, Spokane Valley, WA 99216 September’s Spokane .NET User groups topic will be Using MongoDB with .NET.  The topics will range from Querying to CRUD, and async to BSON; all with the latest MongoDB .NET driver.  Kelly Adams, a Senior Software […]

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Deeper Dive into ASP.NET v5

July 6, 2015

Wednesday July 15, 2015, 6:00 PM River View Corporate Center – 16201 E Indiana Ave, Spokane Valley, WA 99216 Join us for a deeper dive into the new features of the ASP.NET v5. This meeting will cover some of the elements that were discussed last month, but in greater detail and dive a bit deeper […]

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What’s Up with ASP.NET 5 (vNext): (Who Moved My Cheese?)

June 16, 2015

Wednesday June 17, 2015, 6:00 PM Argonne Library – 4322 North Argonne Road, Spokane, WA 99212. Visual Studio 2015 is no minor upgrade from Visual Studio 2013. This is the culmination of many changes, even to areas that have remained the same since the first days of Visual Studio .NET. This session will delve into […]

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Build 2015: A Discussion

May 4, 2015

Wednesday May 13, 2015, 6:00 PM Argonne Library – 4322 North Argonne Road, Spokane, WA 99212. In this talk we walk through the major announcements from //Build and discuss their impact.  Learn about Win32 Apps in the Store, the reality of Hololens, cross-platform development with Visual Studio Code, Objective-C compilation with Visual Studio, Windows 10 […]

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Topic TBD

April 6, 2015

Wednesday April 22, 2015, 6:00 PM Note Location Change: Argonne Library – 4322 North Argonne Road, Spokane, WA 99212. Just getting this up as a placeholder for the meeting.

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Programming C# 6.0

March 4, 2015

Wednesday March 11, 2015, 6:00 PM Note Location Change: Argonne Library – 4322 North Argonne Road, Spokane, WA 99212. Don’t miss this session to preview the C# language changes that will be part of C# 6.0 including: null-conditional operator, indexed members & element initializers, auto-properties with initializers, static using statements, new numeric literal formats and […]

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