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Learning Angular for .NET Developers

By : Rajesh Gunasundaram
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Learning Angular for .NET Developers

By: Rajesh Gunasundaram

Overview of this book

Are you are looking for a better, more efficient, and more powerful way of building front-end web applications? Well, look no further, you have come to the right place! This book comprehensively integrates Angular version 4 into your tool belt, then runs you through all the new options you now have on hand for your web apps without bogging you down. The frameworks, tools, and libraries mentioned here will make your work productive and minimize the friction usually associated with building server-side web applications. Starting off with building blocks of Angular version 4, we gradually move into integrating TypeScript and ES6. You will get confident in building single page applications and using Angular for prototyping components. You will then move on to building web services and full-stack web application using ASP.NET WebAPI. Finally, you will learn the development process focused on rapid delivery and testability for all application layers.
Table of Contents (16 chapters)
Title Page
About the Author
About the Reviewers
Customer Feedback


Hurray! You actually learned the very important and core objective of the book in this chapter. Yes! I am talking about integrating Angular with .NET applications.

We started the chapter by creating a new ASP.NET Core empty application and updated the Startup class to serve static and default pages for any request. Then, you learned about managing client-side packages using NPM in Visual Studio, and we managed to automate and run tasks using Gulp in Visual Studio. Next, you learned how to add the required components for the application and bootstrap it. Later, we designed a model class and a service class that handle the core business logic of the application. Finally, we designed a template to list the Todo items, and also, we added a few controls and hooked them to certain methods in TodoService and AppComponent.

This application only deals with the in-memory todo items. However, in the real-time application, we consume a service to add, delete, or fetch the todo items. In the next...