Edition 26#

Deploying a .NET Core 2 app to a Raspberry Pi with Cake and PuTTY saved sessions (Article)

Jeremy Lindsay

“I’ve written previously about creating a .NET Core 2 template for a simple IoT application which can be deployed to the Raspberry Pi. Recently I was asked if this could be extended to use PuTTY saved sessions, which I thought was an interesting challenge.” (…)

DROP IF EXISTS In SQL Server 2016 (Article)

Suvendu Shekhar Giri

“With this very small but handy tip, we’ll check the enhancement that has been made to the DROP statement in SQL Server 2016. ” (…)

Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Unleashed (Book)

Ray Rankins ,‎ Paul Bertucci ,‎ Chris Gallelli ,‎ Alex T. Silverstein

“With up-to-the-minute content, this is the industry’s most complete, useful guide to SQL Server 2012.”(…)

A tour of F# with Phillip Carter (Video)


“Phillip Carter takes us on a tour of F#, following the plan of the Tour of F# doc topic.” (…)

#84 Mark Seemann, Dependency Rejection, Part 1 (Podcast)

no dogma podcast

“Part one of a two part recording with Mark Seemann on dependency injection and rejection in F#.” (…)

Popcorn (Github)


“Popcorn is a .Net Middleware for your RESTful API that allows your consumers to request exactly as much or as little as they need, with no effort from you.” (…)

Edition 5#

SQL server 2017 now available for Linux and Docker (Article)

Nikhil Goswami

” Monday, there was a mega event organized by Microsoft as Ignite conference. Microsoft launched several product, services and made several announcement in this conference. ” (…)

A Look at Some Unit Test Framework Options for .NET (Article)

Erik Dietrich

” Do you fancy a more concrete example?  Take a new job and count how many people bombard you with company jargon and acronyms, knowing full well you just started a few hours ago.“(…)

The Art of Unit Testing: with examples in C# (Book)

Roy Osherove

” The Art of Unit Testing, Second Edition guides you step by step from writing your first simple tests to developing robust test sets that are maintainable, readable, and trustworthy. ” (…)

SQL Server Database Unit Testing in your DevOps pipeline (Video)

Dmitry Lyalin

” In this episode Dmitry is joined by Eric Kang, Program Manager for SQL Server Data Tools (SSDT) who is back on the show to talk about Unit Testing for database projects and how it integrates with the DevOps pipeline.” (…)

Many Kinds of Messaging with Clemens Vasters (Podcast)

.Net Rocks!

” There are so many messaging options in Azure, how do you choose? While at ProgNet in London, Carl and Richard sat down with Clemens Vasters to talk through the strengths and weaknesses of each messaging service. ” (…)

AutoMapper (Github)


” AutoMapper is an object-object mapper. Object-object mapping works by transforming an input object of one type into an output object of a different type. ” (…)