Category: 2018 Fall Edition

Software Solutions Demystified: Buy or Build with Confidence

Over the years, I’ve had the opportunity to make the important ‘buy or build’ decision many times. In retrospect, some commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) products have worked out wonderfully. Others have been less than stellar. I use the following matrix to help make my decision. Here are some key points to consider for your decision. 1 […]

Securing Web APIs in .NET Core 2.2

Microsoft will simplify Web API authentication in a soon-to-be-released update! UPDATE: Michael Stokesbarry spoke at the Spokane .NET Users Group about the now released update. Click here for the video. This week’s release of ASP.NET 2.2 gave us some performance enhancements, ability to do health checks on the application and code analyzers to help you […]