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A set of add ons and extensions for ASP.NET Web API.





ThreadCultureMessageHandler - ensures culture is set …

Web APIs

CacheAdapter 4.0 released with Redis support.

My 'Glav.CacheAdapter' package has recently had a major release and is now at version 4.0. If you are not familiar with what this package does, you …


ASP.NET MVC, Localization and Westwind.Globalization for Db Resources

Recently I've been getting a number of questions related to customers having issues with running the Westwind.Globalization Database Resource …


ASP.NET Identity 2.1 Roles Based Authorization with ASP.NET Web API – Part 4

This is the forth part of Building Simple Membership system using ASP.NET Identity 2.1, ASP.NET Web API 2.2 and AngularJS. The topics we’ll cover …

Support for ASP.NET 5

I'm happy to announce the release of ReactJS.NET 1.4! This release adds support for the beta version of ASP.NET 5, better handling of server-side …



A Deep Dive into the ASP.NET 5 Runtime

Last November Microsoft announced ASP.NET 5 as a new open source and cross-platform framework for building …


Understanding .NET 2015

Last year after BUILD I posted Exciting Times for .NET and since then I have had the pleasure of working much closer with the .NET team, which …


Top 10 Changes in ASP.NET 5 and MVC 6

I spent the last couple of weeks writing sample code for ASP.NET 5/MVC 6 and I was surprised by the depth of the changes in the current beta release …


ScottGu's Blog

The first preview release of ASP.NET 1.0 came out almost 15 years ago. Since then millions of developers have used it to build and run great web …


You've Got Documents! A MongoDB Jump Start


Bundling and Minifying an AngularJS Application with ASP.NET MVC

Bundling and minifying a website's scripts and stylesheets reduces page load time and asset size. Here's my project setup for bundling and minifying …


Scaffolding With MVC 5

Introduction• This Article shows how to use Scaffolding With your MVC 5 Application.
What is Scaffolding ?• Scaffolding is a code generation


Open sourcing and releasing ASP.NET Identity 2.2.0

We are releasing the final version of ASP.NET Identity 2.2. The main focus in this release was to fix bugs and address performance issues.Open …


Implement OAuth JSON Web Tokens Authentication in ASP.NET Web API and Identity 2.1 - Part 3

This is the third part of Building Simple Membership system using ASP.NET Identity 2.1, ASP.NET Web API 2.2 and AngularJS. The topics we’ll cover are:


CoreCLR is now Open Source

We’re excited to announce that CoreCLR is now open source on GitHub. CoreCLR is the .NET execution engine in .NET Core, performing functions such as …


ASP.NET Identity 2.1 Accounts Confirmation, and Password Policy Configuration – Part 2

This is the second part of Building Simple Membership system using ASP.NET Identity 2.1, ASP.NET Web API 2.2 and AngularJS. The topics we’ll cover …

Getting started with ASP.NET 5 MVC 6 Web API & Entity Framework 7

One of the main new features of ASP.NET 5 is unifying the programming model and combining MVC, Web API, and Web Pages in single framework called MVC …


What's New with ASP.NET 5


Updating Visual Studio 2015 CTP to the latest code bits - Part 1

A new release of Visual Studio 2015 is out, dubbed “CTP”. Let’s see if we can update to latest code in nightly dev build and runtime for our ASP.NET …

Making It Better: Updates for ASP.NET 5 in Visual Studio 2015 CTP 5

It's been about two months since we released the first beta of ASP.NET 5, and today we happy to announce that ASP.NET 5 Beta2 is available. For …



How C# 6.0 Simplifies, Clarifies and Condenses Your Code

C# 6.0 isn’t a radical revolution in C# programming. Unlike the introduction of generics in …

Hindi Video : Create Azure based ASP.NET MVC application in 30 minutes

Subscribe here to YouTube channel for all episodes Cloud has been a buzz word for a while now. As a developer, we focus on converting the customer …

Norwegian Developers Conference

Gulp Your TypeScript in ASP.NET 5

If you have done any typescript development in Visual Studio in previous versions, you more than like are using the Web Essentials add in to perform …


A First Look at ASP.NET vNext

In the introductory overview article elsewhere in this issue, I discussed the what and why of ASP.NET vNext using a high-level editorial perspective. …

Dear Objects - How do I construct thee? Let me count the ways.

Typical construction

The standard way to create a new instance of an object is to use the new keyword.

This is great when you know the object you’re …

Background threads in applications (Part 3 – threading side effects)

In the final article of the series on the dangers of background threading, to illustrate the dangers of such an architecture, I will start by …


GitHub Issue Management Visual Studio Extension

As I've said a couple times before, GitHub is one of the current shiny dev places, for a number of good reasons. Microsoft, Google and more use it, …


Secure ASP.NET Web API using API Key Authentication – HMAC Authentication

Recently I was working on securing ASP.NET Web API HTTP service that will be consumed by a large number of terminal devices installed securely in …