The Microsoft .NET Framework is a core building block of many of the solutions we provide to our customers. Whilst we also use Open Source Frameworks for delivering our solutions we have no doubt that using Microsoft products and technologies to build our solutions is the most efficient and cost effective route.
The Microsoft .NET Framework and its associated developer tool provides a slick set of tool for a solution provider such as ourselves. The fact that we can also run our .NET code on Linux based operating systems too using Mono means that we can target our solutions at a variety of platforms, not just Microsoft platforms.
.NET is an integral part of many applications running on Windows and provides common functionality for those applications to run. This download is for people who need .NET to run an application on their computer. For developers, the .NET Framework provides a comprehensive and consistent programming model for building applications that have visually stunning user experiences and seamless and secure communication.