ASP.NET 5, Microsoft's latest web development framework, includes an optimized developer experience, better performing runtime, and cross-platform support for Windows, Mac, and Linux. With all this change, many developers find they could use a refresher. In this course, Jess Chadwick introduces the basics to get you up and running with ASP.NET 5, and creating and deploying your own professional quality applications. He explores setup and installation, working with the ASP.NET MVC 6 framework, and the techniques you need to manage data, reuse code, construct web APIs, and secure your new applications. After you've built your application, Jess will show you how to deploy it to both IIS server and Microsoft Azure.