ASP.NET MVC 3 Released

Microsoft announced the release of ASP.NET MVC 3. You can either download ASP.NET MVC 3 OR Install it directly using Web Platform Installer.

ASP.NET MVC 3 is a framework for developing highly testable and maintainable Web applications by leveraging the Model-View-Controller (MVC) pattern.

Some important features of this release as given in the overview notes are

  • The Razor View Engine
  • Support for Multiple View Engines
  • Controller Improvements
  • JavaScript and Ajax
  • Model Validation Improvements
  • Dependency Injection Improvements
  • Other New Features

Here are some important links:

ASP.NET MVC 3 - What’s New?

ASP.NET MVC 3 Release Notes

ASP.NET MVC 2 to MVC 3 Upgrade Tool

You can also check plenty of ASP.NET MVC 3 Tutorials over here

Oh I love the Microsoft Web stack, as it gets better with every release!



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About The Author

Suprotim Agarwal
Suprotim Agarwal, ASP.NET Architecture MVP (Microsoft Most Valuable Professional) works as an Architect Consultant and provides consultancy on how to design and develop Web applications.

Suprotim is also the founder and primary contributor to DevCurry, DotNetCurry and SQLServerCurry. He is the Editor of a Developer Magazine called DNC Magazine. He has also written two EBooks 51 Recipes using jQuery with ASP.NET Controls. and The Absolutely Awesome jQuery CookBook

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