Creating an ASP.NET Web API using the Entity Framework Code First approach and the Repository pattern

In this article, we will learn how to create an ASP.NET Web API using the Repository pattern and the Entity Framework code first approach. Essentially you’ll learn how to: Create a core project which will contain entity and the repository interface; Create an Infrastructure project which will contain database operations code using the Entity Framework … Continue reading Creating an ASP.NET Web API using the Entity Framework Code First approach and the Repository pattern

How to perform a CRUD operation on the jQuery igGrid with the ASP.NET Web API

In this post we will learn how to perform a CRUD operation on the igGrid using the ASP.NET Web API, including: Creating the ASP.NET Web API using the Entity Framework database first approach Performing a CRUD operation on the igGrid in a jQuery application At the end of the post we should able to create … Continue reading How to perform a CRUD operation on the jQuery igGrid with the ASP.NET Web API

Don’t Create REST APIs with WCF REST Services…use Web API Instead

There was time when developers used to create Web Service using the WCF. Their argument was using basicHttpBinding makes a WCF service as a Web Service. Yes that ASMX based web service. I never agree to this argument. Clearly WCF was an evolvement over ASMX Web Service. Now let us talk about purpose of this … Continue reading Don’t Create REST APIs with WCF REST Services…use Web API Instead

First look of book: Designing Evolvable Web APIs with ASP.NET by Glenn Block

In India order this book from Amazon here “You become what you read “ In this era of Kindle, tablets and EBooks, I proudly consider myself as real book lover. I get more connected to real book than any EBook on any trendy device. In order to purse my passion of collecting good books, toady … Continue reading First look of book: Designing Evolvable Web APIs with ASP.NET by Glenn Block