Build dynamic web applications and APIs with Nancy web framework using Packt’s new e-Book

October 2013 | Open Source, Web Development

Packt is pleased to announce the release of its new e-book Instant Nancy Web Development. This book offers readers with simple yet powerful framework to set-up and handle Nancy based web application. It also helps reader to handle specialized data formats and control authentication and authorization in their web applications. The book is available now all popular e-Book formats like E-Pub, Kindle and PDF. The e-book is 74 pages long and comes at just $11.04.

About the Author: Christian Horsdal is an independent consultant working with clients as an architect, consultant, and developer. He works with clients of all types, from small start-ups to large global companies. Christian is an expert .NET architect and developer who mixes and matches commercial, open source, and tailor-made components in a quest to create simple and lean solutions that allow for quick and agile development. Christian can be found online, by visiting his website

Nancy is a lightweight and low ceremony framework for building HTTP based services on .Net and Mono, where ASP.NET framework is heavy to handle. The goal of the framework is to provide readers with a practical introduction to building, testing, and deploying web applications with Nancy. Users can build clean application code, with the flexibility and speed that we never thought was possible before.

Instant Nancy Web Development offers readers an in-depth exploration of Nancy's features such as basic routing to deployment in the cloud, and from model binding to automated tests. Readers will learn how to build web applications with Nancy and build websites using razor view. Nancy is completely abstracted away from any dependencies on System.Web and IIS.

Instant Nancy Web Development covers the following topics:

Chapter 1: Instant Nancy Web Development
Chapter 2: Building and Running your First Nancy Application (Simple)
Chapter 3: Nancy Testing – your First Nancy Tests (Intermediate)
Chapter 4: Routes and Model Binding (Intermediate)
Chapter 5: Taking a Dependency – Introducing the Bootstrapper (Intermediate)
Chapter 6: Content Negotiation and More Model Binding (Advanced)
Chapter 7: Adding Views (Intermediate)
Chapter 8: Adding Static Content (Intermediate)
Chapter 9: Hosting Nancy on the Cloud (Intermediate)
Chapter 10: Handling Cross-cutting Concerns – Before, After, and Error Hooks (Intermediate)
Chapter 11: Authenticating Users (Intermediate)
Chapter 12: Separating Applications and Hosting (Advanced)
Chapter 13: Using Async Handlers (Advanced)

This book is ideal for .NET oriented web developers who need a short, fast, and focused guide to deliver immediate results. It is an impeccable solution for developers who want a light-weighted, code focused approach for building web applications. For more information, please visit the book's page

Instant Nancy Web Development
Leverage the powerful and lightweight .NET based Nancy Web Framework

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