3 Results for Category NET Development

These days, software developers have a wide range of choices when it comes to database technologies while building modern applications. Requirements like the horizontal scalability, high availability and flexibility of a data model drive the need for database technologies designed to solve different set of problems than traditional relational databases. Azure Cosmos DB is Microsoft’s globally distributed, multi-model, fully managed NoSQL database.

In a recent project, I tackled the task of integrating OWIN (Open Web Interface for .NET) claims-based identity with an on-premise Active Directory. In this blog post, I will look into basic details of how to work with AD (Active Directory) Domain Services in a .NET application. System.DirectoryServices.AccountManagement namespace provides a set of APIs that can be used to access users, security groups and other directory objects stored in Active Directory, which I will demonstrate below.

While some developers don’t like unit testing and some even hate it, I think that most will agree that it’s a valuable discipline. In this blog, I give a brief overview and compare two commonly used unit-testing frameworks used for .NET, NUnit and xUnit.