Past Meetup

Hangfire - background processing in .NET and .NET Core with Tim Chaffee

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Bank of the Ozark's Innovation Lab

100 5th St S Suite 1 · Saint Petersburg, fl

How to find us

Use the side entrance on 1st Ave South. Ring the bell and look for our stickers!

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We will meet Tuesday, March 5th at Bank OZK's Innovation Lab. Doors will open at 6:30pm and the presentations will begin sharply at 7:00 pm. Along with a great presentation, we'll have food and raffle prizes. Be sure to RSVP so we know how much food is needed.

Hangfire - background processing in .NET and .NET Core

Ever had to run a task on a schedule? Did you use the windows scheduler, a service, CRON, a daemon? Not anymore, with Hangfire all of the hard work is done for you. Write a .Net function and schedule to run when you need. Hangfire is opensource and provides an easy way to perform background processing in .NET and .NET Core applications. No Windows Service or separate process required. Backed by persistent storage.

• Fire-and-forget jobs
• Delayed jobs
• Recurring jobs
• Continuations

Come join us as Tim Chaffee demo’s how to get Hangfire running background jobs in ASP.Net Core. More demo and coding than slides!

Tim Chaffee, Principal Systems Engineer

Tim Chaffee is an avid technology enthusiast, software engineer, speaker and experienced IT executive who has worked in a variety of industries including Insurance, Accounting, Travel, eCommerce and Transportation where he has spearheaded the adoption of agile engineering and the design/development of modern technology infrastructure and applications architectures. Prior to joining Ethos Risk Services in 2018, Tim lived in Thailand and managed a team of 30+ engineers for Booking Holdings subsidiary where his team worked on a redesign and new architecture for the Hotel Management portal, delivered a new mobile application and embraced DevOps. Today, he serves as the Principal Systems Engineer delivering comprehensive IT/Software solutions.

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