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Learning ArcGIS Runtime SDK for .NET by Ron Vincent

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The Esri platform

Where does ArcGIS Runtime fit with the Esri platform and what do you need to really develop a native app? What is the meaning of the word platform? When an organization invests in Esri's technology, they are actually investing in something similar to a hardware platform. Think of it in this way: if your organization decides to go with the technology of Microsoft, they have deliberately chosen to purchase hardware that is compatible with the Windows OS, software that is compatible with Windows, the business applications of Microsoft, and so on. Well, this is effectively the same thing with the Esri platform. When an organization chooses the Esri platform, they are deciding to use the database formats of Esri, language choices, ...

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