OmniSharp – Lighter Cross-Platform tooling for ASP.NET


Who needs Visual Studio? The OmniSharp project seeks to make ASP.NET 5 development a breeze in several popular cross platform editors like Sublime Text, Brackets, Atom, and more. Even Microsoft has gotten into the act with Visual Studio Code. Would it make sense for some of your development team to use a low cost or free IDE to work on your code base? Could you persuade others who work on their Mac that they too could contribute to your code? Let’s quickly dive into as many of these as we can and see if they might appeal to you.

Chris Gomez

Chris is a software developer who loves to share what he’s learned with everyone. A Microsoft MVP, Chris regularly discusses topics such as ASP.NET, Game development, Cloud development and how to grow as a developer at user groups, conferences, and the Static Void Podcast (www.staticvoidpodcast.com)