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ASP.NET Core 5 for Beginners

By : Andreas Helland, Vincent Maverick Durano, Jeffrey Chilberto, Ed Price
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ASP.NET Core 5 for Beginners

By: Andreas Helland, Vincent Maverick Durano, Jeffrey Chilberto, Ed Price

Overview of this book

ASP.NET Core 5 for Beginners is a comprehensive introduction for those who are new to the framework. This condensed guide takes a practical and engaging approach to cover everything that you need to know to start using ASP.NET Core for building cloud-ready, modern web applications. The book starts with a brief introduction to the ASP.NET Core framework and highlights the new features in its latest release, ASP.NET Core 5. It then covers the improvements in cross-platform support, the view engines that will help you to understand web development, and the new frontend technologies available with Blazor for building interactive web UIs. As you advance, you’ll learn the fundamentals of the different frameworks and capabilities that ship with ASP.NET Core. You'll also get to grips with securing web apps with identity implementation, unit testing, and the latest in containers and cloud-native to deploy them to AWS and Microsoft Azure. Throughout the book, you’ll find clear and concise code samples that illustrate each concept along with the strategies and techniques that will help to develop scalable and robust web apps. By the end of this book, you’ll have learned how to leverage ASP.NET Core 5 to build and deploy dynamic websites and services in a variety of real-world scenarios.
Table of Contents (19 chapters)
Section 1 – Crawling
Section 2 – Walking
Section 3 – Running

Publishing to Azure

In this section, we will publish our application to Azure App Service. At this point, you should have an Azure account created. There are several ways to deploy to an Azure web app, and as with our AWS example, we will use the functionality available in Visual Studio.

Using the Publish wizard in Azure

In our solution, we will use the Publish wizard to deploy to Azure App Service.

You start the wizard by right-clicking on the project as indicated in Figure 10.48:

Figure 10.48 – Publish…

This wizard will walk you through a series of steps, and it supports different types of publishing, including Azure, Docker Container Registry, and IIS. We have broken these steps down into specifying what will be deployed, and then specifying where you are deploying to.

Publishing to Azure App Service

We will be publishing to Azure, so choose this option as shown in Figure 10.49:

Figure 10.49 – Publishing...