This article is dedicated to how nopCommerce, the most popular e-commerce platform on .Net Core, has switched to using the DataTables library on jQuery. With the help of a wrapper template for DataTablese, we tried to simplify for ourselves and third-party developers such a painstaking and tedious task as declaring the tables used in a project.
Why We Decided to Move Away From Kendo UI to DataTables
In nopCommerce up to the last 4.20 version we used quite popular UI framework by Telerik – Kendo UI. This client framework, based on jQuery, allows users to render visual controls such as tables, input fields, drop-down lists, etc.