BRDNUG Meeting: May 12, 2021 (Twitch)

When: Wednesday, May 12, 2021 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM

Where: Attendees join via Twitch

Note: This is a .NET User Group Meeting.

We’ve moved to Twitch!
(We will continue to post the VODs to our YouTube channel)

We will be live streaming this talk from our Twitch channel (

Main Presentation: WebAPI vs gRPC
Presenter: Carl Franklin

Carl shows you how to use gRPC in your Blazor apps as an alternative to a more common API layer.


Carl Franklin is Executive Vice President of App vNext (, a software consultancy focused on Internet of Things (IoT) and New User Interface (NUI) as well as web, mobile, cloud and desktop development. App vNext helps its customers build business value by architecting and developing complete systems that span every known development technology, language, and platform. Carl is also host of the ever-popular .NET Rocks! podcast (, one of the first podcasts ever. Carl tweets @carlfranklin.

5:30 pm – 5:45 pm: General Introduction
5:45 pm – 7:00 pm: Presentations
7:00 pm – until: Open forum for questions