Elsa: A workflow engine for .NET Core you didn’t know you needed

The Workflow Engine Revolution for .NET

Alex Maher
3 min readAug 10, 2023

Have you ever stumbled upon a tool that made you wonder, “How have I been surviving without this?” Well, meet Elsa, the workflow engine for .NET you probably didn’t know you needed. And by the end of this piece, you might just find yourself eager to explore its wonders.

Why Elsa Matters

You see, in the fast-paced world of .NET, the quest for efficiency is eternal. And Elsa? It’s the magic wand weaving together processes, ensuring the harmony between tasks.

  • Automation Benefits
    Picture this: tasks running smoothly, with minimum manual intervention. A developer’s paradise, right?
  • Streamlining Operations
    But Elsa’s charm doesn’t stop at automation. It’s about crafting processes so efficient that errors become tales of the past.

Main Features

Elsa isn’t just another tool; it’s a game-changer.

  • Flexibility & Extensibility
    Elsa adapts, whether you’re dealing with a minor task or an intricate web of operations. Think of it as your .NET genie, ready to grant your workflow wishes.
  • Integration Capabilities
    Tired of the endless battle getting systems to…



Alex Maher

.NET C# dev with 10+ yrs exp, self-taught & passionate web developer. Sharing tips & experiences in C# and web dev.