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Bertrand Le Roy

Bertrand Le Roy, PhD, is a Program Manager in the ASP.NET team, specializing on Ajax. He represents Microsoft at the OpenAjax Alliance. He blogs about new and future features of ASP.NET, tips, tricks and samples for advanced and beginner ASP.NET developers and sometimes other random musings.


Tales from the Evil Empire | 22 Feb 2017 21:57

Orchard Harvest 2017–Orchard Core CMSSubscribe to this feed

Bertrand Le Roy writes "....For the last presentation of the day, Sébastien explained what Orchard Core is all about. Orchard Core runs on ASP.NET Core, and as a consequence is leaner, faster, and cross-platform. One big change is that its content is persisted as documents..."
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Tales from the Evil Empire | 22 Feb 2017 19:01

Orchard Harvest 2017–YesSqlSubscribe to this feed

Bertrand Le Roy writes "....Sébastien Ros gave a surprise demo of YesSql, the document database interface over relational databases that powers Orchard Core’s data access. YesSql stores plain objects into documents stored on a relational database. It supports SQL..."
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Tales from the Evil Empire | 22 Feb 2017 17:32

Orchard Harvest 2017–Client-side components in OrchardSubscribe to this feed

Bertrand Le Roy writes "....A client-side component is defined as a component that implements its rendering and behavior on the client, with server interactions going through some APIs. Such components can be implemented in Orchard using a range of technologies from simple..."
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Tales from the Evil Empire | 22 Feb 2017 16:29

Orchard Harvest 2017–LocalizationSubscribe to this feed

Bertrand Le Roy writes "....Benedek is one of the founders of Lombiq, and the caretaker of Orchard localization. Application localization requires taking into account cultural differences such as gender, formal vs informal, pluralization, right to left, verbosity, accents,..."
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Tales from the Evil Empire | 22 Feb 2017 15:02

Orchard Harvest 2017–Writing a theme for Orchard CoreSubscribe to this feed

Bertrand Le Roy writes "....In the first session of the second day of Orchard Harvest, Steve Taylor showed how to build a new theme for Orchard Core. All the pieces are already in place for building themed sites, and the work is similar to Orchard 1.x themes, except for some..."
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Tales from the Evil Empire | 21 Feb 2017 21:52

Orchard Harvest 2017–What is Orchard Core SaaS Framework?Subscribe to this feed

Bertrand Le Roy writes "....Nick Mayne is one of the main developers working on Orchard 2.0, a.k.a. Orchard Core. Orchard Core started as an MVC application, but this had several challenges with multi-tenancy and Glimpse integration. To solve those problems, Nick moved things..."
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Tales from the Evil Empire | 21 Feb 2017 20:35

Orchard Harvest 2017–Scaling OrchardSubscribe to this feed

Bertrand Le Roy writes "....Rob King works for Bede Gaming, which specializes in providing a platform for gambling web sites. The company moved to Orchard in 2013, and has strong scalability requirements, with sites serving millions of requests per day. One of the problems..."
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Tales from the Evil Empire | 21 Feb 2017 19:43

Orchard Harvest 2017–What’s new in ASP.NET MVC Core 2.0Subscribe to this feed

Bertrand Le Roy writes "....Taylor Mullen from the ASP.NET team is a developer working on MVC Core 2.0. In this session, he went over the design of the new Razor Pages feature. He carefully explained what is difficult with MVC currently, in order to justify the feature. He..."
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Tales from the Evil Empire | 21 Feb 2017 16:49

Orchard Harvest 2017: when output cache just isn’t enoughSubscribe to this feed

Bertrand Le Roy writes "....Daniel Stolt and Chris Payne from IDeliverable presented some new output caching techniques that they’ve developed. The problem that they’re solving is what happens when you have to output user-specific data into rendered contents. In those cases,..."
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Tales from the Evil Empire | 21 Feb 2017 16:08

Orchard Harvest 2017 – Using external data with OrchardSubscribe to this feed

Bertrand Le Roy writes "....Jorge Agraz is opening the conference after Sébastien Ros’ keynote with a talk about using external data in Orchard. Jorge work for Onestop, a company that builds e-commerce sites. Their web sites get their commerce data from APIs and then used to..."
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Bertrand Le Roy

Microsoft

Redmond, WA