Jupyter Notebooks in Visual Studio Code | Visual Studio Toolbox

Posted on Posted in Coding, Developer Tools, Python

In this episode, Robert is joined by Jeffrey Mew, who shows how you can natively edit Jupyter notebooks in Visual Studio Code. Jupyter (formerly IPython) is an open-source project that enables you to easily combine Markdown text and executable Python source code on one canvas called a notebook. These notebooks contain live code, equations, visualizations […]

Building Serverless web applications with Blazor and Azure Functions | On .NET

Posted on Posted in .NET, aft-net, asp .net, Azure, Azure Platform, Coding

In this episode, Jeff Hollan from the Azure Functions team comes to discuss the benefits of pairing Blazor webassembly applications along with Azure Functions. [01:12] – What are the benefits of Blazor in Serverless? [04:02] – Why does Blazor fit well with Serverless ? [09:56] – How to get started with Blazor and Azure Functions? […]

Securing your Azure applications with Azure.Identity | On .NET

Posted on Posted in .NET, .NET Core, aft-net, Azure .NET Services, Azure Platform, Coding, Security

In this episode, Scott from the Azure SDK team joins us to talk about the Azure.Identity library and how it makes authentication easier for your Azure applications. [02:35] – Authenticating changing and the DefaultAzureCredential [04:32] – How the DefaultAzureCredential works [07:04] – How does Azure.Identity relate to MSAL [08:23] – Using Azure.Identity with an Linux […]

Understanding the Azure.Core library | On .NET

Posted on Posted in .NET, .NET Core, aft-net, Azure Platform, Azure Services, Coding

In this episode, we joined by Microsoft Azure Software Architect, Jeffrey Richter, who gives us a thorough overview of the Azure.Core library and its HTTP pipeline implementation. [01:10] – The HTTP pipeline [05:58] – Extending the pipeline [07:55] – Creating custom policies [16:00] – Future potentials for the HTTP pipeline [17:11] – Why didn’t we […]

The Architecture behind the nopCommerce eCommerce Platform | On .NET

Posted on Posted in .NET Core, aft-net, asp .net, Coding, Data, data access, Developer Tools, devtools, ecommerce, Entity Framework

nopCommerce is a mature eCommerce platform build on ASP.NET Core. Originally, it was built on Web Forms and over the years it moved to Mvc and now too ASP.NET Core. In this episode, John Baluka joins Christos to give us an interesting look at the architecture of nopCommerce. They dive into topics such as validation, […]

Working with Entity Framework & Docker | On .NET

Posted on Posted in .NET, .NET Core, aft-net, Coding, Containers, Data, Database, Docker, SQL Server, visua studio

In this episode, Julie Lerman comes on the show to share some insight and great tips for working with Entity Framework in Docker. You will see thing tips for working with the SQL Server Docker image, using environment variables for passports, using the Docker tools for Visual Studio and so much more! [04:02] – Overview […]

Working with the new Microsoft.Data.SqlClient | On .NET

Posted on Posted in .NET, .NET Core, aft-net, Coding, Data, data access, Developer Tools, devtools

In this episode, Vicky Harp joins Jeremy to talk about the new Microsoft.Data.SqlClient. They discuss why this new package was created, feature scenarios it supports, and also show off some demos of how to migrate. [01:20] – Why is there a new SqlClient package [03:54] – How do the features compare to the previous SqlClient […]

Azure Pipelines – Build | Visual Studio Toolbox

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In this episode, part 1 of 2, Robert introduces you to Azure pipelines, a cloud service that you can use to automatically build and test your code project and make it available to other users. Robert shows how to create a Build pipeline, also known as continuous integration, which builds the entire solution every time […]