With new release of Microsoft Silverlight it opens up a new road for Rich Internet Applications. As a subset of the powerful Microsoft .NET Framework it allows developers to easily build attractive and highly-interactive user experience into their applications.
- Silverlight is a cross-browser, cross-platform, and cross-device plug-in
- Designed to deliver the next generation of .NET based media experiences and Rich Interactive Applications
- Offers a flexible programming model – supports Visual Basic, C#, Python and Ruby
- Seamlessly integrates with existing Web applications
- Freely available for all the supported browsers and platforms
- Supports features like flexible 2D vector graphics, overlaid video, powerful transformations and animations
- Supports fast, cost-effective delivery of high-quality video
- Has the ability to deliver high-fidelity media experiences on a broad set of system configurations
- The browser plug-in is comparatively light, weighing in at just a few megabytes
- Has the ability to update itself automatically
- Silverlight applications run smoothly on the major operating systems – Windows and Mac OS X
As a Microsoft Gold Partner, e-Zest have been working with Silverlight since its beginnings and our development team has acquired extensive proficiency in building high quality web applications in Silverlight.