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18 October 2012
18 October 2012

Syntactic Sugar and the Async Pill

Asynchrony is essential for scalability and performance on the server side. Although it has always been possible to write asynchronous code, there has, up to now, been a downside: it is difficult to understand and maintain. Now, with the async/await. keywords, the whole approach is radically simplified for the programmer.… Read more
12 September 2012
12 September 2012

ASP.NET: Go Async or Sink

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To be scalable, web applications have always had to be asynchronous, even if the programmer did not need to be particularly aware of the fact. However ASP.NET Webforms and ASP.NET MVC now to make it simpler for developers to implement HTTP handlers asynchronously. You can also start implementing asynchronous operations for potentially lengthy tasks in ASP.NET MVC. Dino explains how. … Read more