Microsoft WPF-Silverlight Comparison Whitepaper

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This whitepaper documents both the identical (or nearly so) functionality as well as the differences. WPF and Silverlight have many technological concepts in common: Dependency Properties, Data Binding, Custom Controls and Animation to name a few. In addition, this paper documents functionality implementations that may be available in only one technology or the other. For example, WPF implements a large library of controls for document handling, including printing and formatting large documents.

Finally, this whitepaper outlines some strategies in obtaining code reuse across both technologies. Due to minor differences in implementations of common elements, developers need to carefully plan their development in order to reuse code in both platforms. Of course, since certain functionality may not exist in one platform, developers may need to reduce the scope of the application in those cases.

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Very good .
by lijshuai on Aug 30, 2011 at 7:35 AM
     
This is not a living document based on article date and release dates of discussed technologies. Artical may be helpful for historical, archival information purposes or for users using of pre-current versions of the technologies refered to within.
by DavidEvanK on Aug 20, 2010 at 6:31 PM