ASP.NET Core Web API with Docker

This post simply demonstrates creating a simple service called ‘AdditionMicroservice’ that adds two numbers provided as query string parameters. I will add this code to my GitHub account under Getting started with Microservices repo Pre-requisites: Docker for Windows 1) Create a new ASP.NET Core Web Application project Select the Web API Template Check the Enable

Visual Studio 2015 debugging lambda expressions

Debugging Lambda expressions is certainly a very welcome feature of Visual Studio 2015. Before when trying to evaluate lambda expressions within either the watch or immediate windows we would see the message “Expression cannot contain lambda expressions”. The great thing about this feature is that it really speeds up the diagnoses of possible bugs being

Resources that helped me pass the 70-483 exam

Well a few weeks back I passed the 70-483 Programming in C# exam, it had been several years since I took an exam so I did not know how I would do. I had worked in c# for quite some time now but all of my knowledge was pretty much self taught on the job

Reset WordPress admin password with MySql workbench

This post is particularly directed at a configuration of an Azure wordpress website with MySql as a linked resource. Select your Azure wordpress website in your Azure portal then select dashboard If you scroll to the bottom you will see a section titled ‘linked resources’ under here you should see your MySql database linked resource.