ASP.NET 5 is the latest framework from Microsoft for building modern cloud-based applications using .NET. It is a cross-platform framework so that you can run your applications built on ASP.NET 5 on any platform, such as Linux or Mac OS X and also on Microsoft Windows, obviously. ASP.NET 5 is open source, and the complete source code is available on GitHub at https://github.com/aspnet/home .
The latest version of ASP.NET MVC, ASP.NET Core—runs on the ASP.NET 5 platform.
Features of ASP.NET 5
- Cross-platform support: Applications that are built on top of ASP.NET 5 can run on any platform where ASP.NET 5 is installed. This means that the applications that you build on ASP.NET 5 can run on Apple OS X and Linux machines. Deploying ASP.NET Core ...