Published : Jan 28, 2014
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Trial Worth pursuing. It is important to understand how to build up this capability. Enterprises should try this technology on a project that can handle the risk.
Until recently, Microsoft's Web API was the least-worst option for building a RESTful service using ASP.NET. Web API 2 fixes a number of rough edges with better support for flexible routing, sub-resources, media types and improved testability. It continues to be our preferred library for building .NET REST APIs.