Unlock Faster Performance: Advanced Caching Tactics for .NET Core

In software development performance optimization is a crucial topic that cannot be undermined. One of the most effective ways to improve the performance is caching. However, caching is a double edged sword we need to very careful about when and how to use caching. So, we need to use right strategy in right place. Caching can be implemented at different levels, including memory, network, and CDN (Content Delivery Network) levels. Each level has a unique purpose and is suitable for different use cases. In this post, we will focus on memory-level caching which is simply storing the data in the…

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Containerizing a .NET Application with Docker – Step by Step Guide

Docker is a powerful tool that allows developers to package applications into containers. These containers can run on any system that has Docker installed, making it easier to deploy and run applications consistently across different environments. Containers are like lightweight, portable packages for your application, including everything it needs to run: code, runtime, libraries, and settings. I assume that you have already know what Docker is and also you have .NET and Docker installed on your machine. Don't worry, just download and then next + next. For more details and official documentation, you can visit Docker's official website and for…

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On Azure Functions and Serverless

There's no shortage of tools and technologies to make developers' lives easier In the world of cloud computing, and one such offering comes from Microsoft which is Azure Functions. Here, we'll unravel the magic behind Azure Functions and explore why it's becoming a favourite for certain architectures. At its core, Azure Functions is a serverless compute service. "Serverless" might sound misleading, as there definitely are servers involved; however, the idea is that the responsibility of server management, scaling, and infrastructure concerns are taken away from the developer. This allows us to focus on writing and deploying our code. Azure Functions…

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