Carl Franklin

  • Executive VP
  • App vNext

Carl Franklin is Executive Vice President of App vNext, a software development firm focused on the latest methodologies and technologies. Carl is a 20+ year veteran of the software industry, co-host and founder of .NET Rocks!, the first and most widely listened to podcast for .NET developers, a Microsoft MVP for Kinect for Windows, a Microsoft Regional Director, and Senior Executive of Pwop Studios, a full-service audio and video production/post production studio located in Southeastern Connecticut.


  • Using Dapper with Blazor

    Dapper is a lightweight ORM that scales and performs well. Carl demonstrates using a generic Dapper manager that uses the Repository pattern that you can re-use for multiple SQL databases and entities.