Setting up SonarQube with SQL Server on Windows

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By default SonarQube comes with an embedded database, which is not recommended for production use and which cannot be scaled. This post is about configuring SonaqQube to use SQL Server instead of default database. As the first step you need to configure SQL Server. Using read more →

Bundling and minification in ASP.NET 5 using Gulp and Bower

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This post is about Bundling and minification in ASP.NET 5. ASP.NET MVC 5 comes with bundling and minification support. Long back I wrote a blog post on CSS and JavaScript Bundling and Minification in ASP.NET. This is post is using Gulp and Bower. Gulp is read more →

Introduction to Visual Studio Code for ASP.NET5 development

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In Build 2015, Microsoft introduced cross platform code editor. You can download Visual Studio code from here This post is about features of Visual Studio code for ASP.NET 5 development. Visual Studio code supports Intellisense with the help of Omnisharp, Visual Studio code support full read more →

Automate code reviews using SonarCube

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SonarQube is an open platform to manage code quality. SonarQube is a web-based application. Rules, alerts, thresholds, exclusions, settings… can be configured online. By leveraging its database, SonarQube not only allows to combine metrics altogether but also to mix them with historical measures. More than read more →

Introduction to Dapper.NET ORM in ASP.NET 5

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Dapper.NET is an open source, high performance Micro-ORM supporting Sql Server, MySQL, Sqlite, SqlCE, Firebird etc, from Stack Overflow team. Drapper provides extension methods for IDbConnection, so you require an instance of IDbConnection to use Dapper. To use Dapper, you need to include Dapper in read more →

Creating Unit Tests for ASP.NET MVC 6 Applications

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This post is about unit testing ASP.NET MVC 6 applications. Unlike MS Test, this post is using XUnit Framework, which is the currently used unit testing framework for ASP.NET 5 applications. Similar to TestMethod, XUnit uses Fact / Theory attributes. You can find more comparison read more →