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 […]

Training Machine Learning models with ML.NET | On .NET

Posted on Posted in .NET, aft-net, Artificial Intelligence, Coding, Data, Developer Tools, devtools, Machine Learning

ML.NET allows .NET developers to easily build and also consume machine learning models in their NET applications. In this episode, Bri Achtman joins Rich to show off some really interesting scenarios that ML.NET and its family of tools enables. They talk about training models, AutoML, the ML.NET CLI, and even a Visual Studio Extension for training models! […]

Migrating from Entity Framework 6 to Core | On .NET

Posted on Posted in .NET, aft-net, asp .net, Coding, Data, Entity Framework

Entity Framework (EF) Core is a lightweight and cross-platform version of the popular Entity Framework data access technology. In this episode, Diego Vega joins Christos to show us how we can port out Entity Framework 6 code to Entity Framework Core. [01:02] – Entity Framework Core Roadmap [03:04] –  Entity Framework 6.3 updates. [04:44] –  Different […]

Machine Learning with ML.NET 1.0 from Build 2019 | On .NET

Posted on Posted in .NET, aft-net, Artificial Intelligence, Build, Coding, Data, Machine Learning

ML.NET is a free, cross-platform and open source machine learning framework designed to bring the power of machine learning (ML) into .NET applications. Live from Build 2019, we are joined by Cesar De La Torre Llorente who gives us a great overview of what the goals of ML.NET are, and shares with us some of the highlights […]

Supercharging your Web APIs with OData and ASP.NET Core | On .NET

Posted on Posted in .NET, aft-net, asp .net, Coding, Data, Odata, REST Web Services

OData (Open Data Protocol) is an ISO/IEC approved, OASIS standard that defines a set of best practices for building and consuming Web APIs. In this episode, Hassan Habib joins Jeremy to show us how we can easily add OData support to an existing Web API built with ASP.NET Core. [01:26] – What is OData? [04:38] – Demo [07:18] […]