Introducing the ASP.NET Ajax Framework

Ajax is a popular technology that is used in many different ways on the World Wide Web. It has become a technology of choice for building fast and responsive user interface. This artical takes a brief look at the features of some of the more widely used ASP.NET Ajax frameworks.
The What and Why of Ajax
Before we delve deep into the Ajax frameworks, let’s have a quick recap of what Ajax and why it is so popular. The word Ajax is and acronym for Asynchronous JavaScript and XML. It is a combination of different technologies, used for building rich and responsive user interfaces. The benefits of using Ajax include:
faster page renderings and support for partial page updates
rich and, responsive user interface
reduced consumption of server resources
Common ASP.NET Ajax frameworks
The most common Ajax frameworks that can be used with ASP.NET are:

4 Responses to Introducing the ASP.NET Ajax Framework
  1. Bob Rogan
    April 22, 2010 | 12:57 am

    I have created a Web-site execution Framework based on AJAX communication and Client side object oriented design to provide a structured approach to Web-site design named CSWAM (Client Side Web-site Application Management. There is complete documentation of the rational of the design as well as a programmer’s guide to create Server code using a library of functions to simplify use of CSWAM Framework features. In addition the Web-site ( contains a sample Web-site used to demonstrate, in a live setting, the unique features of the CSWAM framework system. The sample Web-site was created using Dreamweaver, coded in PHP5 and an executed on my local Apache Server under Windows XP. The remote Web-site ( executes in a Linux Operating system Server environment.

  2. bob rogan
    November 14, 2009 | 4:02 pm

    CSWAM is a complete Web-site development Framework that utilizes AJAX communication to revolutionize Web site design and development. Check it out (

  3. Rashid
    April 29, 2009 | 1:18 am

    Nice information


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