Microsoft also will allow developers outside of Microsoft to submit patches and code for possible inclusion by the Microsoft development team, Guthrie said. "We announced a similar open development approach with the Windows Azure SDK last December and have found it to be a great way to build an even tighter feedback loop with developers -- and ultimately deliver even better products as a result." ASP.Net MVC, Web API, and Razor will continue to be fully supported Microsoft products shipping as standalone products and also as part of the Visual Studio IDE.
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