Nick Soper

I am a Senior Software Developer at Scott Logic. I have many years C# experience but recently I've been writing a lot of JavaScript. I am interested in functional programming and would love to get stuck into some client work using F# one day. I also enjoy music (metal and jazz), reading and cats.


Hosting .NET Core on Linux with Docker - A Noob's guide

This blog describes my experience of upgrading a basic RESTful API from .NET Core RC1 to .NET Core 1.0, and using Docker to host it on Linux. Docker is completely new to me so I'll give my thoughts as a noob.

ASP.NET 5 to ASP.NET Core 1.0

Literally a couple of hours after we released the previous post on writing a RESTful API with ASP.NET 5, I learned that Microsoft have renamed the new platform. This is a very short summary of that decision.

Building a RESTful API with ASP.NET 5

This blog describes my first experience of writing a RESTful API with Microsoft's new MVC 6 framework which is due to be released as part of ASP.NET 5 in early 2016.