Microsoft to open source .NET and take it cross-platform


Microsoft today announced plans to open source .NET, the company's software framework that primarily runs on Windows, and release it on GitHub. Furthermore, Microsoft also unveiled plans to take .NET cross-platform by targeting both Mac OS X and Linux. In the next release, Microsoft plans to open source the entire .NET server stack, from ASP.NET 5 down to the Common Language Runtime and Base Class Libraries. The company will let developers build .NET cloud applications on multiple platforms; it is promising future support of the .NET Core server runtime and framework for Mac and Linux. Microsoft is also making Visual Studio free for small teams.




от saykor (8845 точки)

Каква е разликата между community версията и напр. professional?

от ivan.mihov1 (4988 точки)

Q: How does Visual Studio Community 2013 compare to other Visual Studio editions?
A: Visual Studio Community 2013 includes all the great functionality of Visual Studio Professional 2013, designed and optimized for individual developers, students, open source contributors, and small teams.

от m3tr0n0m3 (660 точки)

Основната разлика, е че community версията е безплатна за разлика от professional. Все пак идеята на community версията е да е за индивидуални програмисти ( като мен ) или за малки фирми до 5 човека.

от saykor (8845 точки)