A free plug-in and a development tool that is powered by the .NET framework. It is used for creating user experiences for mobile applications and the web. The latest versions supported multimedia and graphics, alongside media streaming.

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First released April 2007
Developed by Microsoft Corporation
Latest stable version Silverlight 5
Open-source No
Used by Ceridian Corporation, Infragistics, Inc., InfoReliance Corporation

Interesting facts

The product is discontinued, but will be supported until October 2021.


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