Author Archives: Tony Sneed

About Tony Sneed

Sr. Software Solutions Architect, Hilti Global Application Software

Getting Visual Studio Code Ready for TypeScript: Part 3

Part 3: Injecting Scripts with Gulp This is the third part in a series of blog posts on Getting Visual Studio Code Ready for TypeScript: Compiling TypeScript to JavaScript Writing Jasmine Tests in TypeScript Injecting Scripts with Gulp (this post) Leveraging … Continue reading

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Getting Visual Studio Code Ready for TypeScript: Part 2

Part 2: Writing Jasmine Tests in TypeScript This is the second part in a series of blog posts on Getting Visual Studio Code Ready for TypeScript: Compiling TypeScript to JavaScript Writing Jasmine Tests in TypeScript (this post) Jasmine vs Mocha + Chai + … Continue reading

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Getting Visual Studio Code Ready for TypeScript

Part 1: Compiling TypeScript to JavaScript This is the first part in a series of blog posts on Getting Visual Studio Code Ready for TypeScript: Compiling TypeScript to JavaScript (this post) Writing Jasmine Tests in TypeScript Why TypeScript? In case … Continue reading

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Using EF6 with ASP.NET MVC Core 1.0 (aka MVC 6)

This week Microsoft announced that it is renaming ASP.NET 5 to ASP.NET Core 1.0.  In general I think this is a very good step.  Incrementing the version number from 4 to 5 for ASP.NET gave the impression that ASP.NET 5 … Continue reading

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WCF Is Dead and Web API Is Dying – Long Live MVC 6!

The time has come to start saying goodbye to Windows Communication Foundation (WCF).  Yes, there are plenty of WCF apps in the wild — and I’ve built a number of them.  But when it comes to selecting a web services … Continue reading

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How Open Source Changed My Life

2015 was a pivotal year for my life as a developer, due in no small measure to the impact of open source software both on how I go about writing code, as well as on how I interact with other … Continue reading

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Deploy ASP.NET 5 Apps to Docker on Azure

NOTE: This post is part 4 of a series on developing and deploying cross-platform web apps with ASP.NET 5: Develop and Deploy ASP.NET 5 Apps on Mac OS X Develop and Deploy ASP.NET 5 Apps on Linux Deploy ASP.NET 5 … Continue reading

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