Microsoft has launched software development tools that are an integral part of software-as-a-service plan. .Net developers in India can utilize Visual Studio.Net development tool package to their advantage, which is available to the subscribers of Microsoft Developer Network as well as subscription service for developers using Microsoft’s products.
Visual Studio .Net is a kind of revamped bundle that offers some of the most popular development tools that include Visual Basic and Visual C++. That’s not all, Microsoft also posted that it would be offering .Net Framework Software Development Kit, which is a set of tools along with documentation for releasing .Net programs that are built using Visual Studio tools.
Microsoft is undoubtedly focusing on providing .Net tools in a bid to encourage .Net application development team to construct software for the new plan, as the company is busy competing against IBM, Sun Microsystems and other companies in the market for development tool. The company also offered tools that would enable .Net developers in India to connect its Office desktop, application package that controls more than 90% of the desktop business software market with web services, which are created using .Net technology.
.Net application development is undoubtedly facilitating Microsoft’s web services as it also offers links to the company’s online properties that include bCentral and MSN that largely concentrates on small businesses as well as on new software and tools that businesses and companies can purchase to develop their web services.
Eventually, the plan is sure to facilitate Microsoft’s transition from dependency on one-time sales of software and further upgrade to a sustainable revenue source that depends on recurring subscription fee. This recurring subscription fee is through .Net My Services, which is a group of subscription services that .Net developers in India and users in general can use.
Microsoft is not only launching a large number of innovative .Net tools and technologies for .Net application development team but it is also choosing website operators and software makers to utilize .Net technologies as the main foundation for their products. There are many companies out there and .Net application development teams that are now looking at utilizing the diverse array of .Net tools that Microsoft has launched.
These tools are extremely beneficial for .Net developers in India, as it will surely guide and help them in construction powerful suite of .Net applications within a shorter time period because of these tools. There are a host of tools and some of the most popular ones that help extensively in the .Net application development are snippet compiler, regulator, codesmith, NUnit and FxCop. All these tools are absolutely free that .Net developers in India can use to achieve the desired purpose. Undoubtedly, .Net framework offers great support for all these tools that can help in simplifying a complex chunk of code and ensuring it helps defines certain characteristics and patterns in a certain manner. Overall, the release of Microsoft’s latest .Net tools is guaranteed to be a boon for .Net developers in India.