Support lifecycle for ASP.NET web stack

This article describes the support lifecycle for ASP.NET web stack.

Original product version:   ASP.NET MVC 3.0
Original KB number:   2902020

Microsoft support lifecycle

The Microsoft Support Lifecycle website provides consistent and predictable guidelines about providing product support availability when a product is released and throughout the life of the product.

Supported products

The following products are supported as Tools according to the Microsoft Support Lifecycle guidelines:

  • ASP.NET Web Stack
    • ASP.NET MVC4
    • ASP.NET MVC5
    • ASP.NET Web API
    • ASP.NET Web API 2
    • ASP.NET Web Pages 2
    • ASP.NET Web Pages 3
  • Entity Framework 6
  • Microsoft OWIN
  • Microsoft Web Developer Tools 2013
  • ODataLib
  • WCF RIA Services v1.0 SP2

The Tools support lifecycle is defined as follows:
The product receives a minimum of 12 months notification before the support ends.