Beginning ASP.NET for Visual Studio 2015

  • 12h 29m
  • William Penberthy
  • John Wiley & Sons (US)
  • 2016

The complete guide to the productivity and performance enhancements in ASP.NET

Beginning ASP.NET for Visual Studio 2015 is your ultimate guide to the latest upgrade of this historically popular framework. Fully updated to align with the vNext release, this new edition walks you through the new tools and features that make your workflow smoother and your applications stronger. You'll get up to speed on the productivity and performance improvements, and learn how Microsoft has committed itself to more continuous innovation by increasing its release cadence for all products and services going forward. Coverage includes Async-aware debugging, ADO.NET idle connection resiliency, managed return value inspection, ASP.NET app suspension, on-demand large object heap compaction, multi-core JIT and more.

The news of an off-cycle update to ASP.NET came as a surprise, but its announcement garnered cheers at the 2014 Microsoft BUILD conference. This guide shows you what all the fuss is about, and how Microsoft overhauled the latest ASP.NET release.

  • Get acquainted with the new developer productivity features
  • Master the new tools that build better applications
  • Discover what's new in Windows Store app development
  • Learn how Microsoft fixed the issues that kept you from v5

Over 38 million websites are currently using ASP.NET, and the new upgrade is already leading to increased adoption. Programmers need to master v6 to remain relevant as web development moves forward. Beginning ASP.NET for Visual Studio 2015 walks you through the details, and shows you what you need to know so you can get up and running quickly.

About the Author

William Penberthy has specialized in the Microsoft software development stack since the initial deployment of .NET, performing client, service, and web development in C# and VB.NET. He has directly participated in the development of over 135 different applications, ranging from record retention management software, to e-Commerce storefronts, to geographic information systems, to point-of-sale systems and many applications in between.

In this Book

  • Introduction
  • Getting Started with ASP.NET 6.0
  • Building an Initial ASP.NET Application
  • Designing Your Web Pages
  • Programming in C# and VB.NET
  • ASP.NET Web Form Server Controls
  • ASP.NET MVC Helpers and Extensions
  • Creating Consistent-Looking Websites
  • Navigation
  • Displaying and Updating Data
  • Working with Data—Advanced Topics
  • User Controls and Partial Views
  • Validating User Input
  • jQuery
  • Security in Your ASP.NET Website
  • Personalizing Websites
  • Exception Handling, Debugging, and Tracing
  • Working with Source Control
  • Deploying Your Website
  • Answers to Exercises


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