Microsoft: ASP.NET 5 is Now ASP.NET Core 1.0

Microsoft recently declared ASP.NET 5 dead. In name at least. They decided that naming the new “completely written from scratch” ASP.NET framework ASP.NET 5 was a bad idea because it makes it seem like it’s bigger, better, and replaces ASP.NET…

Microsoft Talks ASP.NET 5 and Web Tooling

Microsoft describes ASP.NET as re-imagined from the ground up to provide a faster development experience, best in class performance, full side-by-side support, and cross platform support for Linux and Mac. The company recently put out this video of Scott Hunter…

Microsoft Showcases ‘Cool ASP.NET Web Forms Features’

Earlier this month, Microsoft announced that it was beginning a series of blog posts on its Microsoft Web Development blog to showcase “some of the really cool and mature features” available in ASP.NET Web Forms so developers can use them…

Microsoft Posts Tutorial On Running ASP.NET 5 Apps In Linux Containers With Docker

Last fall, Microsoft announced a Docker partnership and Windows Server and Azure integrations. The company recently put up a blog post about running ASP.NET 5 apps in Linux containers with Docker. It says it’s actively working on making apps written…

Microsoft Open Sources, Expands .NET To Linux, Mac

Microsoft announced that it is open sourcing the full server-side .NET stack, and expanding .NET to run on Linux and Mac OS. The company also released Visual Studio Community 2013, which is a free edition of Visual Studio that provides…

Here’s What’s In ASP.NET vNext, The Next ASP.NET

At the TechEd event in Houston earlier this week, Microsoft unveiled ASP.NET vNext, once known as Project K. It’s the next version of ASP.NET, which has been redesigned from the ground up. Microsoft says the goal is to create a…

Windows Azure Gets New Features, PCI DSS Compliance

It’s a new year and Microsoft’s cloud computing platform has gotten another update, complete with new features that asp.net developers can take advantage of. Microsoft Developer VP Scott Guthrie this week detailed all the latest Windows Azure updates in a…

ASP.NET Sees Further Enhancement In Visual Studio 2013 Preview

For a while now, developers have been able to test drive the latest Visual Studio as part of the Visual Studio 2013 Preview. Like any good preview, Microsoft has been constantly improving it as developers give them feedback, including some…

Microsoft Releases Windows Azure SDK 2.0 For .NET

In its latest earnings report, Microsoft said Windows Azure and related products hit $1 billion in sales. It shows that Microsoft’s cloud platform is starting to really take off. In its efforts to get more developers to use Azure, Microsoft…

ASP.NET and Web Tools 2012.2 Now Available

The world of Web development is changing rapidly. To keep up, Microsoft has been making incremental changes to ASP.NET. The latest update to the framework brings changes and additions to every member of the ASP.NET family. Micrososft recently released ASP.NET…