.NET Core is out and it’s the most powerful and flexible version ever!

Much of the day-to-day code you write will be the same – but much of the architecture and how your project fits together has changed.

We will provide you with:

  • A solid foundation in .NET Core
  • An understanding of why you should be using .NET Core
  • The capability to build an enterprise application using the new stack


Part 1 – The New Stack and Visual Studio 2017 (delivered by Adam Cogan)

  • What is .NET Core
  • What’s new in Visual Studio 2017
  • .NET Core vs. .NET Framework
Stage 2: Building A CRM Application

  • API First design
  • Focus on the CRM backend, frontend will be in Angular 2 (already built)
  • ASP.NET Core MVC (Short)
  • ASP.NET Core Web API
  • Entity Framework Core
  • Swashbuckle
Stage 3: Unit Testing

  • Testing of ASP.NET controllers using xUnit.NET and EF Core InMemory

Stage 4: Deployment

  • Deployment options
  • Deployment demonstration (Azure)

Part 5 – Linux and Docker

1-Day Course: $99

Brendan Richards Over the last 12 years, Brendan has worked with an eclectic mix of languages, platforms and technologies including .Net, Java, PHP, Ruby and Perl across both Unix/Linux and Microsoft Windows platforms. This gives Brendan some unique perspectives on how different teams & platforms have tackled similar problems.

Jason Taylor is a passionate solution architect with over 15 years professional experience, currently specialising i n enterprise application development utilising ASP.NET MVC, Web API, SignalR, Entity Framework, AngularJS, TypeScript, and Bootstrap. Achieved Master of Information Technology in Software Architecture (2011) and Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer in Web Applications (2016).

Adam Cogan is the Chief Architect at SSW, a Microsoft Certified Gold Partner specializing in custom .NET, SharePoint and Business Intelligence solutions. At SSW, Adam has been developing custom solutions for businesses across a range of industries such as Government, banking, insurance and manufacturing since 1990 for clients such as Microsoft, Quicken, and the Fisheries Research and Development Corporation.


Monday, 26th November 2018

Price: $99
Location: SSW Brisbane
Level 1
4/471 Adelaide Street


Thursday, 29th November 2018

Price: $99
Location: SSW Melbourne
Level 1
370 Little Bourke Street


Friday, 30th November 2018

Price: $99
Location: SSW Sydney
Level 1,
81-91 Military Road
Neutral Bay, NSW 2000
Directions from CBD

Past Events

Brisbane 16th April 2018 Sold OUT
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Brisbane 25th July 2017
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Melbourne 28th July 2017