What is .NET Framework

jayalaxmi By jayalaxmi, 20th Oct 2014 | Follow this author | RSS Feed
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brief explanation about framework, what is use of the framework.

.NET Framework

Under platform independent language like java and .net the compiled code is executed under the control of a special software known as Framework , which will mask the functionality of an OS and makes the code executable under its control.
In case of dependent language machine code is execute under the control of OS and makes the code to execute under its control.
In case of dependent language machine code execute under the control of OS.

Intermediate code which executes under the control of framework enjoy the following features.
1. OS independency.
2. Security.
3. Automatic memory management.
Because of the benefit we get while executing the code under framework , we refer to intermediate code as managed whereas machine code is unmanaged.


The development of .net framework has been started in the let 90’s origin at the under the name NGWS (next generation windows services).
To develop the framework is set of specification were prepared known as CLI specification (Common Language Infrastructure).
CLI specifications are open specification that are standardized under ISO (International Standard Organization) and ECMA (European Computer Manufacturers Association).


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