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ASP.NET Core 6 and Authentication Servers
ASP.NET Core 6 and Authentication Servers
In .NET 3.0 we began shipping IdentityServer4 as part of our template to support the issuing of JWT tokens for SPA and Blazor applications. Sometime after we shipped, the IdentityServer team made an announcement changing the license for future versions of IdentityServer to a reciprocal public license - a license where the code is still open ...
App Building with Azure API Management, Functions, Power Apps, and Logic Apps
App Building with Azure API Management, Functions, Power Apps, and Logic Apps
This month's series on building and integrating your HTTP APIs using Web API and lots of other goodies together comes to a close with this post, which will show you some exciting ways your Web API projects and Azure Functions can be integrated in new and exciting ways when you describe them with OpenAPI. In case you haven't seen the previous ...
ASP.NET Core updates in .NET 6 Preview 1
ASP.NET Core updates in .NET 6 Preview 1
.NET 6 Preview 1 is now available and ready for evaluation. This is the first preview of .NET 6, the next major update to the .NET platform. .NET 6 is expected to ship in November of this year, and will be a Long Term Support (LTS) release. If you're on Windows using Visual Studio, we recommend installing the latest preview of Visual Studio ...
Open-source HTTP API packages and tools
Open-source HTTP API packages and tools
This post covers a variety of things any .NET developer who plans on building HTTP APIs will want in their toolchain or dependency list. We'll show you some new and exciting frameworks coming up that are built atop ASP.NET Core web API and hopefully make the craft of building and testing HTTP APIs with .NET easier. There are so many opport