Silverlight is a powerful development tool for creating engaging, interactive user
experiences for Web and mobile applications. Silverlight is a free plug-in, powered
by the .NET framework and compatible with multiple browsers, devices and operating
systems, bringing a new level of interactivity wherever the Web works.
Netflix uses Silverlight to stream TV Episodes and Movies to PC and Mac in Standard
Definition and HD where available.
SAP is the world's largest business software company. For their Business ByDesign
product, SAP utilized Silverlight's powerful .NET programming model and familiar
Visual Studio tools to rapidly develop a visually compelling and easy to use application.
The Internet Movie Database (IMDB) is the world's largest collection of movie, TV
and celebrity information. Their top-rated Silverlight app for Windows Phone lets
you find show times, watch trailers, browse photo galleries, explore popular charts
and share movie information.
The highest quality interactive video experiences both live and on-demand across
multiple formats while protecting valuable content.
Create business applications that give users richer, deeper interactivity using
the skills and tools developers already know and that work the same everywhere–without
the usual IT hassle of deploying across multiple OS's and browsers.
Build compelling touch-based apps built quickly using familiar tools and distributed
through the Windows Phone Marketplace.