Configuration Providers

NOTE: This article has been edited 16-10-2015 to line up with ASP.NET 5 beta8 latest changes Application configuration so common task that designers of new .NET decided that it will be one of the central components. There are many configuration providers available to use out of the box with DNX. Configuration is loaded as a hierarchy and programmer has control over the sources and the order of loading process. This comes in handy as a standardized way of handling repeatable task. With feature complete 1.0.0-beta8 release I feel that it is the right time to take a closer look at