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Apps and Services with .NET 7

By : Mark J. Price
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Apps and Services with .NET 7

By: Mark J. Price

Overview of this book

Apps and Services with .NET 7 is for .NET 6 and .NET 7 developers who want to kick their C# and .NET understanding up a gear by learning the practical skills and knowledge they need to build real-world applications and services. It covers specialized libraries that will help you monitor and improve performance, secure your data and applications, and internationalize your code and apps. With chapters that put a variety of technologies into practice, including Web API, OData, gRPC, GraphQL, SignalR, and Azure Functions, this book will give you a broader scope of knowledge than other books that often focus on only a handful of .NET technologies. It covers the latest developments, libraries, and technologies that will help keep you up to date. You’ll also leverage .NET MAUI to develop mobile apps for iOS and Android as well as desktop apps for Windows and macOS.
Table of Contents (23 chapters)

Practicing and exploring

Test your knowledge and understanding by answering some questions, getting some hands-on practice, and exploring this chapter’s topics with deeper research.

Exercise 3.1 – Test your knowledge

Answer the following questions:

  1. What are the APIs supported by Azure Cosmos DB?
  2. At what level do you select the API: account, database, container, or partition?
  3. What does embed mean regarding data modeling with Cosmos DB?
  4. What is the unit of measurement for throughput for Cosmos DB and what does 1 unit represent?
  5. What package should you reference to programmatically work with Cosmos DB resources?
  6. What language do you use to write Cosmos DB Core (SQL) API user-defined functions and stored procedures?
  7. What is the difference between a vertex and an edge in a graph database?
  8. What package should you reference to programmatically execute Gremlin scripts?
  9. What Gremlin command returns all vertices...