Building Complete E-commerce/Shopping Cart ApplicationKey FeaturesFollow best practices and explore techniques such as clustering and caching to achieve a reactive, scalable web serviceLeverage the .NET Framework to quickly implement RESTful endpointsLearn to implement a client library for a RESTful web service using ASP.NET Core.Book DescriptionREST is an architectural style that tackles the challenges of building scalable web services. In today's connected world, APIs have taken a central role on the web. APIs provide the fabric through which systems interact, and REST has become synonymous with APIs. The depth, breadth, and ease of use of ASP.NET Core, makes it a breeze for developers to work with it to build robust Web APIs. This book will take you through the design of RESTful web services and leverages the ASP.NET Core Framework to implement these services.This book begins with introducing you to the basics of the philosophy behind REST, you'll go through the steps of designing and implementing an enterprise-grade RESTful web service. This book takes a practical approach and with each chapter provides you with code samples that you can apply to your own circumstances. This book brings forth the power of the latest .NET Core release, working with MVC. Later you understand the use of the framework to explore approaches to tackle resilience, security, and scalability concerns. You will explore the steps to improve the performance of your applications with the new HTTP 2.0 standards. You'll also learn techniques to deal with security in Web APIs and discover how to implement unit and integration test strategies.By the end of the book, you will have a complete understanding of building a .NET client for your RESTful web service, along with some scaling techniques.What you will learnBuild an application and live reload it using gulpAdd Basic authentication to your REST APICreate ship controller for retrieving, updating and inserting new shipment records.Intercept HTTP requests and responses with building our own middleware using IApplicationBuilderTest services calls using PostMan, Advanced RESTClientSecure your data/application using AnnotationsWho This Book Is ForThis book is intended for those who want to learn to build RESTful web services with the latest .NET Core Framework. To make best use of the code samples included in the book, you should have a basic knowledge of C# and .NET Core.
Author: Gaurav Aroraa