December 2016

Volume 31 Number 13

December 2016 Code Downloads

Bot Framework - Use Bot Framework for Anytime, Anywhere Access to Application Data

The second in a two-part article on Bot Framework explores how to create and deploy a bot application that can consume information drawn from line-of-business apps and indexed via Azure Search, and provide interactive access to that information for users via channels such as Skype or Short Message Service (SMS).

Cutting Edge - Rewrite a CRUD System with Events and CQRS

CQRS and Event sourcing are not limited to high-end systems. With some infrastructure around that lets you easily work with aggregates and business workflows, any of today’s CRUD system can be rewritten in a way that brings many benefits, such as preserving the history of the application, potential for scalability, and code resiliency.