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.NET Architecture Guides


Build resilient, scalable, and independently deployable microservices using .NET and Docker.

Microservices guidance


DevOps and application lifecycle best practices for your .NET applications.

DevOps guidance

Modernizing web & server

Options for moderinizing your existing web and server applications for the cloud.

Modernization guidance

Azure cloud apps

Build production-ready cloud applications for scalability, security, resiliency, and more using Azure.

Azure guidance

ASP.NET apps

Quickly build, test, and deploy data-driven web applications using the ASP.NET web framework.

ASP.NET guidance

Mobile apps

Build apps for iOS, Android, and Windows using .NET. Leverage native APIs on every platform while maximizing code-sharing across all of them.

Mobile guidance

UWP desktop apps

Build modern desktop experiences that empower your customers to do more with the Universal Windows Platform (UWP).

UWP guidance

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Our step-by-step tutorial will help you get .NET running on your computer.

Supported on Windows, Linux, and macOS

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