Visual studio 2017 installation is entirely new way of installation compare to previous version of visual studio.In installation of Visual studio 2017 can be customized based your development requirement.Workloads,individual components and language packs are new features in visual studio 2017.
I have working on the web development then in the installation selected ASP.NET and Web development workload and selected individual components like .NET framework 4.6. Below is the screenshot for workloads.
After some time visual studio 2017 is ready to use in my system.If you want more detail please refer microsoft documents link for installation.
In last month I got an opportunity to attend the Microsoft Azure training.As a developer curiosity to know various options available on Azure.Microsoft Azure cloud giving a lot of options on demand without any delay.I have tried with free trial to explore the Azure cloud. I have explored on autoscaling, traffic manager ,resource manager,vpn setup and VM creation.You can also explore on azure once your go thought the document of azure.Below are links for azure documentation and free trial.
Azure free trial
Microsoft released Visual studio 2017 on March 7,2017 on 20th anniversary celebration of visual studio.Visual studio great IDE for developers.Visual studio 2017 is lightweight installation.More customized installation like simple you can install features that you need for you.Let us download and explore the new features of Visual studio 2017 IDE.
Now all the dot net documentation is available in new link.The documentation structure is very like Get started,Tutorials and references links given by microsoft .Microsoft migrated other documentations like visual studio,Asp.net,Azure ,Xamarin in the new site.Below is the link for microsoft documentation site.
Why .net Core framework already we have .net framework which is a very mature and rich framework and lot of third party .Net libraries,NuGet Packages but works only on windows OS platform.If you want to run .net application on Cross platforms(Windows, Linux and macOS) then you can use .Net Core framework.Net core framework advantages over the traditional .net framework.
- Cross platform Support
- Micro services
- High performance
- Side by side of .NET versions per application level.
Below are the link which give detail information about the .Net Core
Recently I have opportunity to analysis web application logs. To analyze logs I will always preferred to use log parser because it can analyze different logs files types like IIS and other log files types. By using this tool, you can analyze multiple files by using queries from the files it be your application own standards. Log parser 2.2 is the command user interface(CUI). Log parser studio is the GUI version. If you want explore on the log parser, then download from the below links.
Log Parser Studio
I have installed Microsoft SQL Server 2016 in my system and try to open SQL Server Management studio 2016, surprise the management studio is not installed by default with SQL Server 2016.I have googled it and found the answer is Microsoft Split the SQL server and Management studio. Good thing is latest SQL Server management Studio supports SQL server from 2008 to higher version. So let us the download the latest version from below link.
SQL Server Management Studio