Learning ASP.NET Core 2.0

Learning ASP.NET Core 2.0

by Jason De Oliveira


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Learn how web applications can be built efficiently using ASP.NET Core 2.0 and related frameworks

About This Book
  • Get to grips with the new features and APIs introduced in ASP.NET Core 2.0
  • Leverage the MVC framework and Entity Framework Core 2 to build efficient applications
  • Learn to deploy your web applications in new environments such as the cloud and Docker
Who This Book Is For

This book is for developers who would like to build modern web applications with ASP.NET Core 2.0. No prior knowledge of ASP.NET or .NET Core is required. However, basic programming knowledge is assumed. Additionally, previous Visual Studio experience will be helpful but is not required, since detailed instructions will guide through the samples of the book.This book can also help people, who work in infrastructure engineering and operations, to monitor and diagnose problems during the runtime of ASP.NET Core 2.0 web applications.

What You Will Learn
  • Set up your development environment using Visual Studio 2017 and Visual Studio Code
  • Create a fully automated continuous delivery pipeline using Visual Studio Team Services
  • Get to know the basic and advanced concepts of ASP.NET Core 2.0 with detailed examples
  • Build an MVC web application and use Entity Framework Core 2 to access data
  • Add Web APIs to your web applications using RPC, REST, and HATEOAS
  • Authenticate users with the built-in ASP.NET Core 2.0 features
  • Use Azure, Amazon Web Services, and Docker to deploy and monitor your applications
In Detail

Being able to develop web applications that are highly efficient while easy to maintain has become imperative in many businesses. ASP.NET Core 2.0 is an open source framework from Microsoft, which makes it easy to build cross-platform web applications that are modern and dynamic. This book will take you through all of the essential concepts in ASP.NET Core 2.0, so you can learn how to build powerful web applications.

The book starts with a brief introduction to the ASP.NET Core framework and the improvements made in the latest release ASP.NET Core 2.0. You will then build, test, and debug your first web application very quickly. Once you understand the basic structure of ASP.NET Core 2.0 web applications, you’ll dive deeper into more complex concepts and scenarios.

Moving on, we’ll explain how to take advantage of widely used frameworks such as Model View Controller (MVC) and Entity Framework Core 2. You’ll learn how to secure your web applications and make them even more robust. Finally, we’ll show you how to deploy and monitor your applications using Azure, Amazon Web Services, and Docker.

After reading the book, you’ll be able to develop efficient and robust web applications in ASP.NET Core 2.0 with high customer satisfaction and adoption.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781788476638
Publisher: Packt Publishing
Publication date: 12/14/2017
Pages: 516
Product dimensions: 7.50(w) x 9.25(h) x 1.04(d)

About the Author

Jason De Oliveira works as CTO for MEGA International, a Software Company in Paris (France), that provides modeling tools for Business Transformation, Enterprise Architecture, and Enterprise Governance Risk and Compliance Management. He is an experienced Manager and Senior Solutions Architect, with particular skills in Software Architecture and Enterprise Architecture.

He loves sharing his knowledge and experience via his blog, by speaking at conferences, writing technical books, writing articles in the technical press, giving software courses as MCT, and coaching co-workers in his company. He frequently collaborates with Microsoft, and you can find him quite often at the Microsoft Technology Center (MTC) in Paris.

For more than six years, Microsoft has awarded him with the Microsoft® Most Valuable Professional (MVP C#/.NET) Award for his numerous contributions to the Microsoft community. Microsoft seeks to recognize the best and brightest from technology communities around the world with the MVP Award. These exceptional and highly respected individuals come from more than 90 countries, serving their local online and offline communities and having an impact worldwide.

Jason has worked on the following books:

? .NET 4.5 Expert Programming Cookbook (English)

? WCF 4.5 Multi-tier Services Development with LINQ to Entities (English)

? .NET 4.5 Parallel Extensions Cookbook (English)

? WCF Multi-layer Services Development with Entity Framework (English)

? Visual Studio 2013: Concevoir, développer et gérer des projets Web, les gérer avec TFS 2013 (French)

Michel Bruchet works as an application architect for MEGA International, a Software Company in Paris (France) that provides modeling tools for Business Transformation, Enterprise Architecture, and Enterprise Governance Risk and Compliance Management. He has more than 20 years of experience as Senior Architect working on complex projects in IT and development departments.

Michel has published several publications on the internet (SlideShare, LinkedIn, and so on). He has worked for big companies in France such as Sanofi, Pierre et Vacances – Center Parcs, Banque de France, BPCE, and BNP Paribas.

He is also the main driving force and mastermind behind the Ingenius solution, which provides efficient e-business solutions to customers around the world.

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