Chapter 6. From 2005 to 2010: Designing the Look and Feel
After reading this chapter, you will be able to
Create an ASP.NET MVC controller that interacts with the data model
Create an ASP.NET MVC view that displays data from the controller and validates user input
Extend the application with an external plug-in using the Managed Extensibility Framework
Web application development in Microsoft Visual Studio has certainly made significant improvements over the years since ASP.NET 1.0 was released. Visual Studio 2005 and .NET Framework 2.0 included things such as more efficient view state, partial classes, and generic types (plus many others) to help developers create efficient applications that were easy to manage.
The spirit of improvement to assist ...