Building Cloud Native apps with .NET 8 | .NET Conf 2023

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Building Cloud Native apps with .NET 8 | .NET Conf 2023

.Net Cloud Native

.Net has had the aspirational goal of being the most productive platform for building Cloud Native apps for some time.

  • Health Checks

  • Kestrel

  • HTTP Client Factory

    • Polly
  • gRPC

  • YARP

  • Container Builds

  • Native AOT

Running distributed applications locally is very hard. Microsoft has developed .Net Aspire for this purpose.

.Net Aspire

  • .Net Aspire is a stack for building resilient, observable, and configurable cloud-native applications for .NET

  • .Net Aspire includes a curated set of components enhanced for cloud-native fundamentals including Telemetry, Resilience, Configuration, Health Checks, and Composition

  • .Net Aspire makes it easy to discover, acquire, and configure essential dependencies for cloud-native applications on day 1 and day 100


To work with .NET Aspire, you'll need the following installed locally: