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Beta release of Microsoft Code Name “Geneva” Framework

“Geneva” Team is excited to announce the Beta release of Microsoft Code Name “Geneva” Framework. This framework is the successor to our previous beta release code named “Zermatt”.

This release, in addition to adding some new features, polishes up many of the existing features that were available in the previous Zermatt release. Our primary motivation for the changes was to simplify the developer experience and better align it with existing technologies. In this post we’re going to discuss some of the changes in this release. Future posts will talk about the features below in greater detail.

Before delving into the details of the framework, we’d first like to point out that the framework is part of a larger wave of products known as “Geneva.” If you haven’t already done so, please be sure to visit http://www.microsoft.com/geneva for more information.

The following document provides a detailed overview of all the changes that were made between the previous release and this release. However, for purposes of keeping this blog post reasonably short, we’ll give a high level overview of some of these changes. .. [...] read more at source