ASP.NET Core and Visual Studio 2015


ASP.NET Core and Visual Studio 2015 include the following new features:

  • New flexible and cross-platform runtime

  • New modular HTTP request pipeline

  • Cloud-ready environment configuration

  • Unified programming model that combines MVC, Web API, and Web Pages

  • Ability to see changes without re-building the project

  • Run multiple .NET Framework versions side-by-side

  • Ability to self-host or host on IIS

  • New tools in Visual Studio 2015, including Grunt, Gulp, Bower, and NPM integration

  • Open source in GitHub

For more information, see ASP.NET Core on the ASP.NET site.