C# 7 and .NET: Designing Modern Cross-platform Applications

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Learn
  • Explore ASP.NET Core to create professional web applications
  • Master OOP with C# to increase code reusability and efficiency
  • Protect your data using encryption and hashing
  • Measure application performance using BenchmarkDotNet
  • Use design techniques to increase your application’s performance
  • Learn memory management techniques in .NET Core
  • Understand tools and techniques to monitor application performance
About

C# is a widely used programming language, thanks to its easy learning curve, versatility, and support for modern paradigms. The language is used to create desktop apps, background services, web apps, and mobile apps. .NET Core is open source and compatible with Mac OS and Linux. There is no limit to what you can achieve with C# and .NET Core.

This Learning Path begins with the basics of C# and object-oriented programming (OOP) and explores features of C#, such as tuples, pattern matching, and out variables. You will understand.NET Standard 2.0 class libraries and ASP.NET Core 2.0, and create professional websites, services, and applications. You will become familiar with mobile app development using Xamarin.Forms and learn to develop high-performing applications by writing optimized code with various profiling techniques.
By the end of C# 7 and .NET: Designing Modern Cross-platform Applications, you will have all the knowledge required to build modern, cross-platform apps using C# and .NET.

This Learning Path includes content from the following Packt products:

  • C# 7.1 and .NET Core 2.0 - Modern Cross-Platform Development - Third Edition by Mark J. Price
  • C# 7 and .NET Core 2.0 High Performance by Ovais Mehboob Ahmed Khan
Features
  • Get to grips with multi-threaded, concurrent, and asynchronous programming in C# and .NET Core
  • Develop modern, cross-platform applications with .NET Core 2.0 and C# 7.0
  • Create efficient web applications with ASP.NET Core 2.
Page Count 668
Course Length 20 hours 2 minutes
ISBN 9781789956696
Date Of Publication 21 Dec 2018

Authors

Mark J. Price

Mark J. Price is a Microsof Certifed Trainer (MCT) and Microsof Specialist:

  • Programming in C# and Architecting Microsof Azure Solutions, with more than 20 years of educational and programming experience.

Since 1993, Mark has passed more than 80 Microsof programming exams and specializes in preparing others to pass them too. His students range from professionals with decades of experience to 16-year-old apprentices with none. He successfully guides all of them by combining educational skills with real-world experiences in consulting and developing systems for enterprises worldwide. Between 2001 and 2003, Mark was employed full time to write ofcial courseware for Microsof in Redmond, USA. His team wrote the frst training courses for C# while it was still an early alpha version. While with Microsof, he taught "train-the-trainer" classes to get other MCTs up to speed on C# and .NET. Currently, Mark creates and delivers training courses for Episerver's Digital Experience Cloud, the best .NET CMS for Digital Marketing and E-commerce. In 2010, Mark studied for a Postgraduate Certifcate in Education (PGCE). He taught GCSE and A-Level mathematics in two London secondary schools. He holds a Computer Science BSc. Hons. Degree from the University of Bristol, UK.

Ovais Mehboob Ahmed Khan

Ovais Mehboob Ahmed Khan is a seasoned programmer and solution architect with more than 15 years of software development experience. He has worked in different organizations across Pakistan, the USA, and the Middle East. Currently, he is working with Microsoft as a Premier Field Engineer and based in Dubai. He specializes mainly in Application development, Cloud technologies and DevOps. He is a prolific writer and published numerous technical articles on different websites, such as MSDN, TechNet, DZone, and also an author of three other books published by Packt: JavaScript for .NET Developers, Enterprise Application Architecture with .NET Core and C# 7.0 and .NET Core 2.0 High Performance.