K-MUG TechDay 22nd August 2015 Kochi

This month’s K-MUG TechDay is planned for Saturday, 23 August 2015 at ORION India Systems, Infopark venue. I am taking session on Windows IoT edition :) For registration and more details, visit K-MUG event page


Build your own ASP.NET 5 tag helper

Few days back I wrote a post on ASP.NET 5 Tag Helpers, this post is about building your own tag helper. As the first step you need to inherit from TagHelper class, which is available in “Microsoft.AspNet.Razor.Runtime.TagHelpers” namespace. TagHelper is an abstract class and contains virtual methods i.e. Process and...


Creating ASP.NET 5 Web Application using Yeoman Generator

In this post we will explore the ASP.NET 5 Yeoman generator. What is Yeoman? Yeoman is a set of tools that facilitates building web applications. To use Yeoman, you need to install nodejs and yo package. So here is the installation steps for ASP.NET 5 Yeoman generator. Install Node from...


Enabling Cross-Origin Requests in ASP.NET5

Cross-origin resource sharing (CORS) is a mechanism that allows restricted resources (e.g. fonts, JavaScript, etc.) on a web page to be requested from another domain outside the domain from which the resource originated. “Cross-domain” AJAX requests are forbidden by default because of their ability to perform advanced requests (POST, PUT,...


Microsoft Openness event on 25 July 2015

Registration URL: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/microsoft-azure-and-open-source-tickets-17695840736 K-MUG: http://k-mug.org/content/Sessions.aspx I am speaking about Continuous integration and Continuous delivery with Azure.


Basic authentication middleware for ASP.NET 5

This post is about building another middleware component for ASP.NET 5. Long back I wrote a post about Basic authentication for Web API. This implementation uses the same functionality. It checks for Authorization header in the HTTP Request, if not found it set the Response status code to 401 and...


Unit Testing ASP.NET 5 middleware

This post is about unit testing your middleware components. For testing middleware ASP.NET team introduced a TestHost package, this package contains a TestServer which can create an ASP.NET request processing pipeline and helpers to submit requests to the pipeline as if it is a real server. Requests made with these...