Austin .NET User Group is the premier source for the .NET community in Austin, Texas. Austin is a growing technology hub with thousands of .NET developers working in the area. The user group meets the second Monday of every month at the Microsoft building from 5:30 to 8:00 with knowledge experts from the area (and afar) speaking about .NET technologies. Other events sponsored by ADNUG include the annual Austin .NET Code Camp.
Abstract: This talk will cover the state of .NET and give you an overview of all the new capabilities in .NET 5. Including new features for building smaller, faster Web API’s and gRPC for Microservices, Windows desktop enhancements including ClickOnce, and the new features in Blazor for SPA’s. We will also talk about the journey to One .NET and show a preview of Project Tye for building and publishing Microservices. Ending with a look to the future in .NET 6.
Bio: Scott Hunter is responsible for the Microsoft’s .NET platform PM team, which includes the .NET Framework, .NET Core, ASP.NET, Entity Framework, .NET Tools, Web Tools and the managed languages (C#, F# and VB). Prior to leading the .NET Platform PM team, Hunter helped the Azure Developer Experience team build the Azure SDK’s, App Service Tooling, Azure Redis Cache, Azure API Management, ASP.NET, Entity Framework and the Web Tooling. In his spare time he loves hiking mountains in Washington State and around the world.