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Genesys Source Framework 2018.11 Released

Thursday, November 29, 2018

Genesys Source Framework 2018.11 has been released, which adds expression-based Validation and Rules. Simultaneously supports .NET Core & .NET 4. Available for download or in Visual Studio Extensions and Updates


Genesys Framework 4 is now available for download ( or in Visual Studio (Tools->Extensions-and-Updates.) Open-source, cross-platform, full-stack business and domain object reusability made easy!


What’s new in this release?

* Breaking changes?

     - Database: No

     - Interfaces: Yes – IContext, IViewModel

     - Infrastructure: No


* Extensions

     - JsonSerializer<> now attempts several (4) DateTimeFormats during deserialization

     - JsonSerializer<>.SerializeReadOnly property is exposed publicly

     - ActrivityContext.PrincipalIPAddress now auto-fills based on current environment DNS

     - ThrowException depreciated, in favor of natural exception behavior

     - ObjectInitialize<> method now only initializes null properties


* Framework

     - ViewModel<> supports Create, Update, Delete, GetById, GetByKey, GetAll

     - IContext no longer contains setters, allowing for immutability

     - ActivityContext.SqlStatement has been removed.

     - ICreateOperationAsync, IReadOperationAsync, IUpdateOperationAsync and IDeleteOperationAsync added

     - EntityInfo<> Rules() and FailedRules() now methods and no longer serialized

     - EntityWriter<> and StoredProcedureWriter<> validity now driven from FailedRules()

     - EntityWriter<> and StoredProcedureWriter<> will no longer throw exceptions for validity


* Framework for Core, MVC, Web API, UWP, WPF

     - Framework.WebServices.Core controller methods now return IActionResult with JSON content

     - Framework.WebServices.Core now uses attribute routing per action method

     - CrudViewModel<> depreciated, replaced by ViewModel<>



* eBook:

* Welcome:

* Release Notes:


If you have any problems with your new cross-platform full-stack business object reusability framework, feel free to contact us at 


Keep Coding!

- Robert and the Dev Team


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* Genesys Source Framework:

* Genesys Cloud Web Environment:

* Quick-Start Guide:

* What is the Framework?

* Docs and API Reference:

* Genesys Source on GitHub:

* Genesys Source in Visual Studio:

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