I'm thrilled to introduce this book covering the latest release of ASP.NET MVC, written by an outstanding team of authors. They are my friends, but more importantly, they are fantastic technologists.
Jon Galloway is a Technical Evangelist at Microsoft focused on Azure and ASP.NET. In that role, he's had the opportunity to work with thousands of developers who are both new to and experienced with ASP.NET MVC. He's the author of the MVC Music Store tutorial, which has helped hundreds of thousands of new developers write their first ASP.NET MVC applications. His interactions with the diverse ASP.NET community give him some great insights on how developers can begin, learn, and master ASP.NET MVC.
Brad Wilson is not only my favorite skeptic, but helped build several versions of ASP.NET MVC during his time at Microsoft. From Dynamic Data to Data Annotations to Testing and more, there's no end to Brad's knowledge as a programmer. He's worked on many open source projects, such as XUnit .NET, and continues to push people both inside and outside Microsoft towards the light.
Phil Haack was the Program Manager for ASP.NET MVC from the very start. With a background rooted in community and open source, I count him not only as an amazing technologist but also a close friend. While at Microsoft, Phil also worked on a new .NET Package Manager called NuGet.
David Matson joins the author team for this release. He's a senior developer at Microsoft, and he brings a lot of detailed knowledge ...