The .NET Platform
Before we dive into a more detailed structure of the platform and the surrounding ecosystem, let’s take a look at the key features and advantages of the .NET platform as a whole:
Object-oriented programming: Recognized to be the current paradigm of choice to master complexity, the platform was built around the concepts of OO programming. The core of languages like C# are based on the OO principles, and the OO paradigm is used as the glue that makes language interoperability possible.
Support for multiple languages: Although COM ...