Difference between ASPNET MVC 5 and ASPNET MVC Core 1

Difference between ASP.NET MVC 5 and ASP.NET MVC Core 1.0

The best way to learn new technologies is via comparing with the old and find out what has changed. In this post, find out the difference between ASP.NET MVC 5 and ASP.NET MVC Core 1.0 aka ASP.NET MVC 6. The difference list is quite long as ASP.NET Core 1.0 is re-written. The basic of MVC still remains the same and we can say that from coding perspective there aren’t many changes but there are framework level changes, project structure changes, hosting and deployment changes and many more. So let’s dive in.

(more…)

Read More

Quick summary of what’s changed in ASP.NET Core MVC 1.0

Earlier I posted about ASP.NET 5 was renamed to ASP.NET Core 1.0 and with this name change, ASP.NET MVC 6 is now ASP.NET Core MVC 1.0. As ASP.NET Core 1.0 is completely re-written (to make it faster, better, modular and platform agnostic), it has also brought lots of freshness in ASP.NET Core MVC 1.0. The fundamental concepts of MVC remain the same, many of the underlying layers of the framework have changed. So here is quick and short summary of what’s changed in ASP.NET Core MVC 1.0 compared to all its previous versions.

(more…)

Read More