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Is Model-View-Controller dead on the front end?

More and more front-end developers are adopting unidirectional architectures. So what’s the future for the classic Model-View-Controller (MVC) …

Publishing and Running ASP.NET Core Applications with IIS

If you plan on hosting ASP.NET Core applications on IIS, you'll find that the process to get your application to run is quite different than it was …

Software Development

[Ref] Microservices: Decomposing Applications for Deployability and Scalability

Posted by Chris Richardson on May 25, 2014This article describes the increasingly popular Microservice architecture pattern. The big idea behind …

Microservices

Software architecture diagrams should be maps of your source code

If you've ever worked on a codebase that's more than just a sample application, you'll know that understanding and navigating the code can be tricky, …

Software Development

Microsoft offers first major endorsement of new EU-U.S. data pact | Reuters

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Microsoft (MSFT.O) became on Monday the first major U.S. tech company to say it would transfer users’ information to the United States using a new transatlantic commercial data pact and would resolve any disputes with European privacy watchdogs.<p>Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella …

Privacy

C#/Web API Code Generation Patterns for the RAML User

REST specification languages such as RAML, Swagger, and API Blueprint have become increasingly popular over the last couple of years. But they are …

Software Development

Will WebSocket survive HTTP/2?

We are amid a big shift of the protocol on which the Internet relies: HTTP. The change raises a lot of questions and concerns and we are hearing and …

Web Development

Microservices: An application revolution powered by the cloud

We are in the midst of an application development and IT system management revolution driven by the cloud. Fast, agile, inexpensive, and massively …

Final part of Feature Toggles

Pete finishes his article on feature toggles with some advice on where to place toggle points and managing the carrying cost of toggles.

Feature Toggles

Feature toggles are a powerful technique, but like most powerful techniques there is much to learn in order to use them well. And like so much in the …

Software

Azure AD B2C: How to enable consumer logins and access management for your B2C apps | Microsoft Mechanics

If you struggle with identity management and the user sign-in experience for your consumer applications and websites Azure AD B2C is a new service to …

Apps

Deep Lessons from Google and eBay on Building Ecosystems of Microservices

When you look at large scale systems from Google, Twitter, eBay, and Amazon, their architecture has evolved into something similar: <b>a set of polyglot</b> …

Microservices

Are you in the mood for HTTP?

Sometimes you are just in that mood (no, not that mood ;-)), you know that mood when you want to talk HTTP and APIs with a bunch of people that care. …

Google Hangouts

ASP.NET 5: Performance | ASP.NET Fall Sessions

Damian Edwards talks about types of performance, startup time considerations, throughput, latency / response time, scale and memory overhead. He then …

Software Development

Always Encrypted in SQL Server & Azure SQL Database

<i>This post was authored by Joseph Sirosh, Corporate Vice President of the Data Group at Microsoft.</i>Most data breaches involve the theft of critical …

Databases

A Lap Around Azure with Scott Guthrie | DEVIntersection 2015

Scott took a bit of time out his outrageously busy schedule to give a really great overview of what can be done on Azure. He also spends a bit of …

Microsoft Azure

New Azure Container Service to bring together Mesos, Docker and Azure cloud

Microsoft's new Azure Container Service will be available to testers before year-end. That's just one of a handful of Azure-related announcements …

Eric Evans on DDD, Microservices and Boundaries

Despite microservices being so hyped Eric Evans still believes there is tremendous value in them, probably giving us the best environment we have …

Microservices

Don’t start with a monolith

In the last few months, I’ve heard repeatedly that the only way to get to a successful microservices architecture is by starting with a monolith …

Microservices

Bliki: PresentationDomainDataLayering

One of the most common ways to modularize an information-rich program is to separate it into three broad layers: presentation (UI), domain logic (aka …

Microservices

C# 6.0: An Introduction

Conventionally, each new version of C# has one super-feature, and a handful of miniature ones. For example, in the previous version of C#, C# 5.0, …

JavaScript

New Azure Billing APIs Available

Organizations moving to the cloud can achieve significant cost savings. But to achieve the maximum benefit you need to be able to accurately track …

Cloud Computing

Containers: Docker, Windows and Trends

You can’t have a discussion on cloud computing lately without talking about containers. Organizations across all business segments, from banks and …

Azure Mobile Apps August 2015 update

Last month, we released an update to the Azure Mobile Apps .NET server SDK making it easier to get started and facilitated use of the SDK with any …

Announcing Great New SQL Database Capabilities in Azure

Today we are making available several new SQL Database capabilities in Azure that enable you to build even better cloud applications. In …

Bliki: AlignmentMap

Alignment maps are organizational information radiators that help visualize the alignment of ongoing work with business outcomes. The work may be …

Employee Engagement

Cutting Edge - CQRS for the Common Application

By Dino Esposito | June 2015<p>Domain-driven design (DDD) surfaced about a decade ago, inspiring software developers and architects. Beyond its concrete …

Models, sketches and everything in between

What is a Monolith?