Rob Janssen

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Seq — centralized structured logs for .NET, Java, Node.js

Machine data, for humans. Seq creates the visibility you need to quickly identify and diagnose problems in complex applications and microservices. Empower your team to build better software by centralizing, searching, and alerting on structured application logs. Seq has great support for .

SQL Development Made Easy with Docker - Install SQL in 5 minutes or less!

C# and Microsoft SQL were made for each other. Where you find one, you often find the other. However, as a developer, getting a full copy of SQL Server on your development machine can be tricky. Or at least, that used to be the case. In this video, I am going to show you how to get SQL up and runnin

Logging with ILogger in .NET: Recommendations and best practices

This article describes recommendations and best practices for using the ILogger based logging system which has been introduced with .NET Core but is also available in all .NET Standard 2.0 supporting .NET frameworks. The logging interfaces provided by the Microsoft.Extensions.Logging.

Correcting Common Async/Await Mistakes in .NET - Brandon Minnick

Did you know that the .NET compiler turns our async methods into classes? And that .NET adds a try/catch block to each of these classes, potentially hiding thrown exceptions? It's true!In this session, we will learn how to best use async/await in C# by analyzing how .NET compiles our async code.Join

REST vs GraphQL - What's the best kind of API?

Should you build/ use a REST API or a GraphQL API? Can you only use GraphQL with React? Time for a detailed comparison!Limited Offer! Join the Full "Node.js - The Complete Guide" Course at 90% off: https://acad.link/nodejsExclusive Discount also available for our "React.js - The Complete Guide" Cour

Intro to VSCode for C# Developers - From Installation to Debugging

Visual Studio isn't the only C# editor that Microsoft makes. Visual Studio Code (VSCode) is a cross-platform development environment that can be used for development with most languages including C#. In this video, we are going to look at what VSCode is, how to install it, and how to use it to devel

Announcing Dapr, an open source project to make it easier for every developer to build microservice applications

It is remarkable to see the transformation over the last few years as more and more developers build scalable, cloud native applications, taking advantage of managed services to deploy and run them.

Creating NuGet Packages the easy way with .NET Standard in C#

NuGet packages are a way to share versioned code with the world. If you have done any development in C#, you have used NuGet packages, even if you didn't know it. Almost every template in Visual Studio is made up of NuGet packages. That allows us to create flexible applications that upgrade parts of

Get Started with NET Core 3 and Visual Studio 2019 for Mac

In this session we will first spend a few minutes quickly going over the updates for .NET Core developers in VS for Mac 8.3. Then we will get started with the demos!

Publish or perish tricks to successfully ship your NET Core 3 app

There's a few ways to publish your .NET Core app, and .NET Core 3 adds some new options to the mix. Find out how to make the right choice(s) for your app.

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