Posted by Anuraj on Monday, July 6, 2020 Reading time :3 minutes
AspNetCore Health Microservices
This blog post is about how to configure health check in ASP.NET Core. Health monitoring an important aspect in case of Micro services. It will help orchestrators to monitor and manage containers.
Posted by Anuraj on Friday, July 3, 2020 Reading time :3 minutes
This blog post is about how to configure and use ASP.NET Core Social Authentication without ASP.NET Core identity. In this post I am using Google Authentication provider, you can use Facebook or Twitter. Only the authentication provider and associated configuration only will change.
Posted by Anuraj on Monday, June 15, 2020 Reading time :3 minutes
Azure AppService AspNetCore
If you’re building SAAS applications, it is a good practise to provide sub domains to tenants. If you’re using Azure VMs it is simple and straight forward. You can configure the A NAME in DNS records and create a wild card CNAME record to the domain name of your Azure VM, so that all the subdomain requests comes to your VM - IIS. And application can decide which tenant based on the HOST header.
Posted by Anuraj on Sunday, June 14, 2020 Reading time :3 minutes
Azure CognitiveServices AzureDevStories
We can improve our personal branding is creating content and by posting to social media consistently. In this article, I am creating an Azure Serverless function, which helps to fetch news articles using Azure Cognitive Services — Bing News API and post content to Twitter. I am also using Azure Text Analytics service, which will extract key phrases from the news title — which helps to tag the tweets.
Posted by Anuraj on Saturday, June 6, 2020 Reading time :4 minutes
Azure CognitiveServices BotFramework Covid19 AzureDevStories
The whole world is fighting against the Novel Corona Virus or COVID 19. One of the major challenges the world faces is fake news. The WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus had said in February itself, “We are not just fighting an epidemic; we are fighting an infodemic.”. Many organizations like WHO, CDC etc publish information and answers to frequently asked questions that can be accessed through their websites. But most of the times it is hard to find answers to specific questions.
Posted by Anuraj on Sunday, May 17, 2020 Reading time :4 minutes
aspnetcore bot zoom
This post is about how to create a Zoom bot with ASP.NET Core. Zoom is a collaboration solution by Zoom Communications Inc. In the Zoom developer documentation, they are implemented a Chat bot using Nodejs. In this post I am explaining how to implement a simple chatbot using ASP.NET Core.
Posted by Anuraj on Sunday, May 10, 2020 Reading time :2 minutes
This post is about how to create a mailinator clone using SendGrid Inbound parse webhooks and ASP.NET Core. Mailinator is a service which offers dynamic email inbox for testing purposes. In this post I am creating a similar service using SendGrid Inbound parse webhooks - which helps to listen for incoming emails. To start you need a SendGrid account. Once you create a SendGrid account, you need to authenticate a domain. For this post I have created an SendGrid account from Azure portal. You can create Authenticated domains from this Page. Next open your Inbound parse settings, you can get it from Settings > Inbound Parse or Inbound Parse Settings. Next you need to add your receiving domain and Webhook URL.