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Building our first Microsoft Orleans App

Continuing my Microsoft Orleans learning journey, I decided to have a bit of a play around with one of their tutorials. When it comes to complex concepts or new frameworks, I like to get my hands dirty with the code to help me understand how the moving parts work together in action. In this blog post, I’ll be building my own version of the minimal Orleans app that tutorial builds and dissecting each part as I go along....

July 10, 2022 · 8 min · Will Velida
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Introduction to Microsoft Orleans

I had a bit of spare time yesterday between customer meetings and wanted to do some coding. I’ve been hearing about Microsoft Orleans a lot on twitter and even found this Microsoft Learn module that shows you how to build your first Orleans app with ASP.NET Core 6.0. I’m a fan of distributed systems and frameworks, so I’ve wanted to get my head around Orleans for a while. For those of you who may not know, Orleans is a cross-platform framework that you can use to build distributed applications in ....

July 7, 2022 · 5 min · Will Velida