T09 ASP.NET 5 in All Its Glory


1:30pm - 2:45pm

Level: Intermediate

Adam Tuliper

Principal Software Engineer, DX


Hear from Microsoft what ASP.NET 5 brings to the table with all the major exciting changes going on in ASP.NET, including the performance enhancements and multi-platform support. Package management has completely been overhauled. MVC, Web API, and Web Pages have all been merged into one enhanced framework. Project files have been changed to a new format. Entity Framework 7 has been significantly overhauled which affects how it applies to ASP.NET. There are many more exciting changes beyond this as well. Join this session to understand what these features are and how your apps can take advantage of the new amazing features of ASP.NET.

You will learn:

  • How to understand the changes to ASP.NET vNext in Visual Studio 2015
  • How this affects current applications
  • How to utilize the new changes and use cases for them