OWIN Startup Class Detection

OWIN Startup class is the entry point for any OWIN based application. When you use VS 2013 to create web projects, a Startup class is created for you by VS. 

Check out how Katana runtime does the OWIN Startup class detection and learn how you can create an application with multiple Startup configuration classes suitable for different environments. 

High level topics covered:

  • OWIN Startup detection algorithm
  • Visual studio 2013 – OWIN Startup item template
  • Friendly Startup names
  • Startup class using friendly name using web.config & OwinHost.exe command line parameters.