.NET Conf 2019 Videos

.NET Conf is a free virtual conference that is held every year for everyone interested in .NET development. .NET Conf 2019 recently concluded, and the three day event was live streamed on www.dotnetconf.net. It was co-organized by Microsoft and the .NET community. There were sessions on a variety of topics, such as .NET Core, C#, Visual […]

Creating a function in Azure

Functions in a serverless architecture consist of logic that serves a single, well-defined purpose. They are executed using an ephemeral compute service and can be scaled automatically based on demand. Azure Functions is Microsoft’s solution for serverless functions. In my book, Software Architect’s Handbook, I discuss serverless architecture and the use of functions. In this […]

Download Free Microsoft E-books [2017]

Every year, Eric Ligman from Microsoft posts links to free Microsoft e-books that you can download. This year he has posted links to more books than ever before, on a variety of topics such as Azure, Dynamics CRM, .NET, Xamarin, Windows, Office, Power BI, PowerShell, SharePoint, SQL Server, and more. I have found a number […]

Microsoft Build 2016 – What You Can Expect

Microsoft’s annual Build conference begins tomorrow, March 30th, and ends on Friday, April 1st. Each of the first two days will begin with a keynote at 11:30am ET / 8:30am PT, which you can view live on Microsoft’s Build site or on Microsoft’s Channel 9 website. In the keynote, Microsoft may be unveiling new Windows 10 […]