When it comes to the development of applications on the Windows platform, the developer could take advantage of the various user-friendly IDE that the software developing company has to offer. Better still, the company IDE now supports cross-platform application development that helps the developer write a single code and deploy the application across multiple platforms. This component can help developers create engaging and interactive applications for the web and mobile devices. Silverlight is available as a plugin that depends on the DotNet development platform.
Below are some of the excellent features that the browser has to offer. The Pivot viewer makes it easy for the IIS to deliver quality media to the browser application. The Deep Zoom has the reputation as the fastest and smoothest zooming technology on the web. Some other effects the software include blur and drop shadow, sixty skin controls for charting, layout containers and media. Silverlight creates a Raw AV pipeline that allows support for various media content which can be decoded and rendered outside the runtime. Other features include applying content on a 3D plane and inbuilt support for creation and controls of graphics.
Silverlight for Mac is licensed as freeware for Mac OS operating system. It is in os components category and is available to all software users as a free download.