Category: Pluralsight

Techorama 2018 Session: OpenID Connect in Depth


I’m happy to announce I’ll again be speaking at Techorama, Belgium’s biggest IT conference, this year.  My session is named OpenID Connect in Depth: a level 400 session on OIDC, covering the less than obvious stuff.  Here’s what to expect: You’ve used OpenID Connect.  You know a thing or two about OAuth.  But have you… Read more »

Marvin.JsonPatch 2.1.0 Released


I just pushed a new Marvin.JsonPatch release to NuGet.  This release includes the long-awaited implementation of the Test operation.  The inclusion of that now makes this implementation feature-complete! Next to this new functionality, the release also contains the usual bug fixes – have a look at the GitHub milestone for more information. If you want… Read more »

Marvin.JsonPatch 2.0.0 Released


A new major release of Marvin.JsonPatch has just been published (2.0.0).  This new release adds support for dictionaries  – many thanks to MartyZhou for the PR!  Moreover, thanks to the backport from Microsoft.AspNetCore.JsonPatch (which started out as a port of Marvin.JsonPatch + Marvin.JsonPatch.Dynamic), a lot of features and stability improvements that were added over the… Read more »

ASP.NET Core 2.0 Update: Building a RESTful API with ASP.NET Core


As some of you might have noticed, ASP.NET Core 2.0 was recently released 😉  I’ve been gradually updating my ASP.NET Core Pluralsight courses to 2.0, and today I’m happy to announce that my Building a RESTful API with ASP.NET Core course has been updated.  It offers an in-depth look at REST (more than 8 hours!),… Read more »

Marvin.Cache.Headers 1.1 Released


I just pushed a new version of Marvin.Cache.Headers to NuGet, version 1.1.  Marvin.Cache.Headers is ASP.NET Core middleware that adds HttpCache headers to responses (Cache-Control, Expires, ETag, Last-Modified), and implements cache expiration & validation models.  It’s useful when you’re working with concurrency or caching.  Most notable in this update is that it’s now fully compatible with… Read more »

Securing ASP.NET Core 2.0 with IdentityServer4: Demo Code


In one of my latest courses, Securing ASP.NET Core with OAuth 2.0 and OpenID Connect I explain how these standards can help with securing your web apps & APIs, using ASP.NET Core 1.1 and IdentityServer4.  But: right after that course was finished, ASP.NET Core 2.0 was released… In regular circumstances I applaud fast release schedules,… Read more »

Pluralsight Free Course of the Week: Building a RESTful API with ASP.NET Core


Some of you may already know this: each week Pluralsight offers one of their courses for free, so you don’t need a subscription to access it.  I’m happy to announce that one of the courses I’m most proud of, my Building a RESTful API with ASP.NET Core course, is this week’s free course. Here’s what… Read more »

Announcing DevStories Meetup ASP.NET Core: Securing a Web App and API with OAuth2 and OIDC


I’m happy to announce a new DevStories session where Wesley Cabus & me will explain how to secure an ASP.NET Core web application & API.  DevStories sessions are free, everyone is welcome, and free food & drinks are included! It’s the third of three sessions on ASP.NET Core.  Previously, we built an API & a… Read more »

ASP.NET Core 2.0 Update: Building Your First API with ASP.NET Core


I’m happy to announce that my Pluralsight course, Building Your First API with ASP.NET Core, has now been updated for ASP.NET Core 2.0. It includes updated content regarding the IDE, framework changes & code changes related to building APIs with ASP.NET Core.  Next to that, it also includes new content detailing (ASP).NET Core 2.0 features… Read more »