Mathematics & Computer Science Department
Rivier College
420 Main Street  Nashua, NH

Software Catalog

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Brief Description

                       Visual Studio.NET is the Microsoft Web services strategy to connect information, people, systems, and devices through software. Integrated across the Microsoft platform, .NET technology provides the ability to quickly build, deploy, manage, and use connected, security-enhanced solutions with Web services.
.NET-connected solutions enable businesses to integrate their systems more rapidly and in a more agile manner and help them realize the promise of information anytime, anywhere, on any device.
                       Visual Studio is the Integrated Development Environment (IDE) that developers work inside when creating programs in one of many languages, including Visual C#, for the .NET Framework.

                       C# (pronounced C sharp) is a programming language designed for building a wide range of enterprise applications that run on the .NET Framework. An evolution of Microsoft C and Microsoft C++, C# is simple, modern, type safe, and object oriented.
                       We use C# for our Rapid Program
Prototyping course.

You can download express edition from
  It is free of charge. If you are a new user, You’ll need to get your registration key by registering there.

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Last date page was modified: October 2nd,2010