You must bring a laptop. Don’t forget that power supply. We recommend more than 1 Gb of RAM and at least 10 Gb of free disk space. We will help you get organized and install the right software for continued virtual fun! We have wireless Internet access so you can download on-site.
Over eight months we will cover ASP.NET 5 and Azure Apps in depth. This is month five of the series. These Hands-On Labs will use a mix of popular tools and Visual Studio. Follow the instruction at https://github.com/aspnet/Home to add the new web framework to your laptop. This will not interfere with your existing .NET and Visual Studio work. This lab will require Visual Studio 2015 and .NET 4.6.
Ken explains WebAPI, controllers. routes, and Entity Framework integration. There have been some changes in the most recent beta-5 release. Together we will make a functional WebApi with a Code First Entity Framework implementation and we will even explore the JQuery to post to the WebApi. Don’t be late, there is a lot of information to cover!