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Rochester, NY /

HttpClient in .NET Core 2.1 by Aldo Martinez

RIT One Lomb Memorial Drive , Rochester, NY 14623 (map)

Topic: HttpClient in .NET Core 2.1

Presenter: Aldo Martinez

Sponsor: TEKsystems

This talk will be about using HttpClient in .NET Core 2.1, how to call REST endpoints using common HTTP verbs, how to unit test classes that use HttpClient, and the socket exception issue.

Topics to cover:

+ Introduction

+ GET, POST and PUT requests using HttpClient

+ Unit Testing and mocking classes that use HttpClient

+ Common HttpClient issue: socket exception

+ HttpClient Factory in .NET Core 2.1

+ Improper Instantiation anti-pattern

Aldo is from the border city of Brownsville, TX. He graduated from Monterrey Tech (ITESM) in 2008 with a degree in Computer Science and has worked for companies such as SAGE and Fidelis Care. He currently works for Mindex at Paychex. You can find him on LinkedIn at:


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