Microsoft Offer Free ASP.NET Training Videos from aspConf

Microsoft recently held a free virtual ASP.NET conference (adpConf) -- and today the company has made available all of the videos and tranining sessions for free download."It was the sequel to mvcConf and mvcConf 2 and was this year expanded to two full days of great content on the entire ASP.NET platform. There were over […]

Microsoft recently held a free virtual ASP.NET conference (adpConf) -- and today the company has made available all of the videos and tranining sessions for free download.

"It was the sequel to mvcConf and mvcConf 2 and was this year expanded to two full days of great content on the entire ASP.NET platform. There were over 60 presentations from amazing speakers both inside and outside of Microsoft," Microsoft posted.

In addition, Microsoft also revamped and oft-updated ASP.NET website - which now work on various phones and tablets and has loads of content, both textual and video as well as HOURS of free training videos from Pluralsight.

There's also an excellent Daily Community Spotlight on the home page there you can also subscribe to in Google Reader that is curated by our very own Jon Galloway.

Here are some of the webcasts from aspConf, you can download or Stream all these ASP.NET Conference videos and training sessions for free, by visiting this link:

Next Generation Visual Studio Web Tools - Building websites has become more and more important for most businesses worldwide, and with the introduction of HTML 5 we now have more possibilities than ever. Join Mads on a journey through the features of the upcoming version of ASP.NET and Visual Studio to get a sneak peak on the new abilities:

Introduction to the ASP.NET Web API What is REST? and a RESTful API? How does the ASP.NET Web API fit in? How does the ASP.NET Web API work? How can it be consumed by clients such as ASP.NET MVC, Win8/Metro, etc.?

In this session, John discusses how to get up and running with the ASP.NET Web API thorugh practical examples.

Async in ASP.NET is here and it's awesome, hear from the ASP.NET team about async support in ASP.NET, the features, the pitfalls and most importantly the use cases that ma...
Modern Web Development

Modern Web development: Shawn walk the attendees through the new way that web applications are being built today using the latest in client-side development the best practices of how to carry that out with ASP.NET MVC.