Free Microsoft eBook giveaway!

A friend of mine just pointed me to a very interesting link that I think it’s worth sharing: https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/mssmallbiz/2017/07/11/largest-free-microsoft-ebook-giveaway-im-giving-away-millions-of-free-microsoft-ebooks-again-including-windows-10-office-365-office-2016-power-bi-azure-windows-8-1-office-2013-sharepo/  It’s from the Eric Ligman blog on MSDN, he’s sharing a HUGE list of Microsoft eBooks about basically everything, from Azure to Office, to Powershell to .NET development. I have started with...

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How to create a docker container for a WordPress website

This is my first post on Docker so please be gentle. I am going to start with something easy: how to create a Docker container to host a WordPress website. One word before we start: don’t do this on a production server! There are more rules and checks you have...

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Don’t worry, Heimdall will watch over all your microservices.

TL;DR : I wrote a service registry tool, named Heimdall, go and fork it! Long version: almost every time I am working on a piece of code I get stuck on something and after a while I get new ideas for new projects. This may lead to a huge number of...

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Command Handlers return values in CQRS

I have recently come across this very interesting blog post by Jimmy Bogard ( the guy behind Mediatr, just FYI). He’s talking about CQRS, and makes a good point about how the user should be informed of the result of a Command execution. Should the Command Handler return a value?...

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