In order to provide effective ASP.NET application development services, most web application development companies use rapid ASP.NET web app development tools to develop customized web applications. There are several ASP.NET tools & technologies that make the developers’ lives easier.
So, in this article, we bring you the top ASP.NET tools that help in building robust web application.
Web Platform Installer
The Web Platform Installer is a free tool that makes it extremely convenient for developers to download, install and stay updated with the latest components on the Microsoft Web Platform like SQL Server Express and Visual Studio.
The Web PI offers installation workflow to install open source web applications and web platform technologies. This platform installer makes it easy to run the most popular free web applications for content management, blogging and more with the built-in Windows Web App Gallery.
Web Essentials-A Visual Studio extension
Initially, NuGet started as a free & open-source package manager that was solely intended for the Microsoft development platform. But now, NuGet has evolved into a comprehensive ecosystem of tools & services. This tool enables you to consume packages; also, it outlines how packages are produced, hosted and expended.
.NET Reflector acts as a decompiler and a static analyzer for the ASP.NET framework. It helps you to comprehend and debug.NET code. Also, it enables you to do it for third-party components even if you don’t have any documentation or comments.
NDepend is a Visual Studio extension which is used mainly for static code analysis. NDepend is useful, especially for the optimization of code and measuring the code quality. This tool also comes in handy while visualizing its design and for estimating the accurate technical depth, inside the IDE. In addition to this, it also provides a custom querying language for examining the application’s coupling and for analyzing how to efficiently conform to standards.
SQLComplete is basically a productivity tool which augments SQL Server Management Studio by adding useful features such as script generation, tab colouring, navigation, etc. It is a completely customizable tool due to which it does not just improve the code quality, but also it simplifies the process of creating SQL queries with Context-based code completion, Managing aliases, Code completion for CTE, Suggestions of objects, Code highlighting and much more.
So, these were the top ASP.NET tools that help the developers to build a robust web application.