The RC2 release of ASP.NET MVC 2 is a follow-up to the first ASP.NET MVC 2 RC build that we shipped in December. It includes a bunch of bug fixes, performance work, and some final API and behavior additions/changes.
For a list of changes, see ASP.NET MVC 2 (Release Candidate 2) Now Available.
ASP.NET MVC is a free, fully supported, Microsoft product that enables developers to easily build great web applications. It provides total control over your HTML and URLs, enables rich AJAX integration, and facilitates test driven development.
ASP.NET MVC provides the following benefits:
- Provides complete control over your HTML markup
- Enables rich AJAX integration
- Intuitive website URLs
- Clear separation of concerns which results in web applications that are easier to maintain and extend over time.
- Testability – including support for test-driven development.
To get started, see Learn ASP.NET MVC. Watch the following video to learn how to build an entire database-driven website with ASP.NET MVC in less than 15 minutes.
Bruce D. Kyle
ISV Architect Evangelist | Microsoft Corporation