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Getting Started with Knockout.js for .NET Developers by Andrey Akinshin

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Creating an application with Knockout.js

In this section, we will update a sample with Knockout.js from the previous section. For this purpose, we will create a new project with similar functionality and reprocessed source code. We will compare two samples (with and without Knockout.js) to understand how Knockout.js can help us develop a rich ASP.NET MVC application the easy way.

Motivation

The current state of our HomeLibrary project has one fatal drawback: Add and Delete actions entail a full page reload. This has a negative impact on the volume of traffic and the speed of query execution.

In the real application, it can be a serious problem. Just imagine: you have a very big page and the user wants to update only a small part of it. In this case, ...

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