Presenter: Filip Wojcieszyn
|Date:||Friday, January 18, 2013|
|Registration:||6:00 pm to 6:30 pm|
|Presentation:||6:30 pm to 8:30 pm|
|Location:||North York Central Library, 2nd floor, Meeting Room (map)|
The presentation will focus on building lightweight HTTP services for a magnitutde of clients with ASP.NET Web API. We will discuss how it fits into the existing .NET landscape and go through different Web API usage scenarios: RESTful APIs, AJAX backends, desktop applications, Windows services, mobile applications, cross system communication or cloud services, as well as discuss & code its different hosting capabilities: self-hosting, web-hosting, in-memory-hosting.
Filip Wojcieszyn works as a Senior .NET Developer at Climax Media (http://www.climaxmedia.com/). He is specializing in developing large, high-traffic, multilingual corporate websites. He has worked on projects in cooperation with large partners (Microsoft, Accenture/Avanade, IBM), in many corners of the world (Canada, Switzerland, Finland, Poland, Scotland). He is a member of the ASP.NET Web API advisory board and blog about Web API at http://www.strathweb.com. Follow him on Twitter @filip_woj.