open source tools Archive

Blazor .NET Single Page Application Framework

Today, nearly all browser-based apps are written in JavaScript (or similar languages that transpile to it). That’s fine, but there’s no good reason to limit our industry to basically one language when so many powerful and mature

.NET Standard: The Easy Route to Platform Independence

Microsoft is moving to an open source and cross platform world, and they’ve created .NET Standard as a super-highway to get you there. With the .NET Standard 2.0 release, the specification includes most of the API’s you

NuGet In Depth: Empowering Open Source on the .NET Platform

NuGet makes the integration between your apps and 3rd party components easy as pie by providing a simple and extensible process. In this session we’ll cover how you can create, consume and publish your libraries (packages) and

Firebird .NET Data Provider

The .NET data provider is written in C# and provides a high-performance native implementation of the GDS32/API functions. This means that .NET developers can access Firebird databases without needing to install the Firebird client.

Build dynamic JavaScript UIs with MVVM and ASP.NET

Steve Sanderson delivers KnockoutJS in this lightening talk. Learn how the Knockout library builds on advanced jQuery and JavaScript techniques to make even the most complex data-filled HTML forms a breeze. We’ll see jQuery, jQuery templating, JSON