General Session: What’s New in ASP.NET 5 and VS 2015


11:00am - 12:00pm

Level: Everyone

Scott Hunter

Scott Hunter

Principal Program Manager Lead, ASP.NET Team


Come learn about the groundbreaking changes in ASP.NET 5. For the first time every ASP.NET 5 is supported on Windows, Mac and Linux with a fully cross platform .NET framework. There are tons of other great new features such as side by side support, faster development time with support for changing code without compiling the application and it is easier than ever to move applications to the Cloud. Visual Studio 2015 has been fully updated to support ASP.NET 5with NuGet packages showing up in References, new project layout and more. Come learn about all the exciting new changes!

You will learn:

  • How ASP.NET 5 works cross-platform across Windows, Mac and Linux
  • The changes in ASP.NET 5 that make it different than previous versions