Software framework for supporting coding best practices.

Install-Package Tardigrade.Framework -Version 8.4.0



Framework for supporting coding best practices.

Version control history

June 27, 2019 - 7.0.0 Redesigned the Identity services to make them easier to use

  • Standardised the Identity user framework to make it more intuitive and easier to implement based upon Microsoft conventions.
  • Added paging and sorting parameters to the GET action of ObjectController.
  • Modified SimpleInjectorServiceContainer to enable basic chaining.

June 21, 2019 - 6.1.0 Enhanced the ApplicationUserManager

  • Extended the ApplicationUserManager to include additional operations.
  • Updated the ObjectController to reference asynchronous service methods instead of synchronous.

June 20, 2019 - 6.0.0 Enhanced the service layer to include async methods

  • Created application user interfaces to "wrap" ASP.NET and ASP.NET Core Identity services.
  • Created new ASP.NET and ASP.NET Core specific projects for the application user implementations.
  • Created a service for managing JSON Web Tokens.
  • Created a common object definition to standardise API responses.
  • Created a generic ObjectController based upon ASP.NET Core.
  • Converted the Tardigrade.Framework.EntityFramework project from .NET Standard to .NET Framework.
  • Converted the Tardigrade.Framework.EntityFrameworkCore project from .NET Standard to .NET Core.
  • Merged the Tardigrade.Framework.Serialization project into Tardigrade.Framework and then removed it.
  • Added a method for bulk creation in the repository layer.
  • Extended the service layer to add corresponding asynchronous methods.

June 13, 2019 - 5.0.0 Enhanced the repository layer to include async methods

  • Enhanced the repository layer to incorporate asynchronous equivalents to existing methods.
  • Updated the repository interface to include NotFound (when deleting or updating) and AlreadyExists (when creating) exceptions.
  • Created an xUnit test project for the AzureStorage project.
  • Created a basic interface to manage Dependency Injection frameworks from Microsoft and SimpleInjector.
  • Cleaned up Project (csproj) files and resolved XML documentation generation issues.
  • Updated project licences.

May 28, 2019 - 4.0.0 Created a DTO service and enhanced the repository layer

  • Created a Data Transfer Object (DTO) service.
  • Merged the ICrudRepository interface into IRepository and removed it to simplify usage.
  • Configured the generation of XML documentation on build.

May 7, 2019 - 3.1.0 Resolved an EF/LINQ issue with the repository layer

  • Updated the EntityFramework 6 and EntityFramework Core projects to resolve an EF/LINQ issue with casting from a uint calculation result to an int.

Apr 15, 2019 - 3.0.0 Enhanced the paging implementation of the repository layer

  • Enhanced the paging implementation of the repository layer.
  • Created a project for managing (JSON) serialisation.
  • Added new extention classes to simplify coding.

Nov 30, 2018 - 2.0.0 Updated the design of the repository interfaces

  • Updated the design of the repository interfaces.

Nov 26, 2018 - 1.0.1 Updated referenced NuGet packages

  • Updated the WindowsAzure.Storage and RestSharp NuGet packages.

Nov 25, 2018 - 1.0.0 Initial submission of the framework

  • Initial release of the framework including integrations for EntityFramework 6, EntityFramework Core, Azure Storage Tables, RestSharp and SimpleInjector.