Dev Track Day2 - A Brief History of OWIN
You may have noticed some strange changes in your ASP.NET project templates, especially with respect to security. You may have noticed some similar changes in the presentations about ASP.NET vNext. Those changes are related to a specification for building composable .NET web applications, and its name is OWIN. There's a lot of confusion surrounding the Open Web Interface for .NET, or OWIN, and how it relates to Microsoft's web platform. How and why did OWIN come about? Why should you care? How can you help? Find answers to all your questions, and learn some of the more curious twists and turns of the OWIN story straight from the source.