Microsoft Releases New Dev Tools Compiled With Open Source Code

Jason Zander blogged about new releases of Microsoft’s developer tools today – tools that include many contributions from the open source community with the MS Open Tech Hub on CodePlex. The OSS community helped build out the source code for ASP.NET MVC 4, Web API, Web Pages 2 and Entity Framework 5 – key components…


More of Microsoft’s App Development Tools Goes Open Source

Today marks a milestone since we launched Microsoft Open Technologies, Inc. (MS Open Tech) as we undertake some important open source projects. We’re excited to share the news that MS Open Tech will be open sourcing the Entity Framework (EF), a database mapping tool useful for application development in the .NET Framework. EF will join…