Silverlight Review

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Last updated: Nov 16, 2019

Silverlight Review

ITQlick rating
(4.4/5)

Start up, Small business, Medium business, Large business

Silverlight is an application framework and application lifecycle management solution for personal and business use. The software helps in the running and management of internet applications with rich features....

  • Categories :

    • Business performance management

Shlomi Lavi / updated: Nov 16, 2019

What is Silverlight?

Silverlight is an application framework and application lifecycle management solution for personal and business use. The software helps in the running and management of internet applications with rich features. It was designed and launched by Microsoft Corporation headquartered in Washington, United States.

Average Rating -

The rating of Silverlight is 4.4 stars out of 5. The rating is based on ITQlick expert review.

Typical Customers

Silverlight has both individual home customers as well as corporate clients. The flexible structure of the software makes it suitable for all business sizes. It is also useful for freelance software and applications developers. Some major customers of the product include Zignals Active Clients, DLF League, and National Instruments etc.

Features

The software offers IIS smooth streaming which allows you to execute high definition streams with no additional processing load. Interaction with large amounts of internet data is made simple with the PivotViewer feature. The software also offers perspective 3D graphics to be used in the business plans. Additional features include pixel shader, deep zoom, skinning and styling, task management, and project management.

Silverlight 3 Pros

  • Silverlight offers perspective 3D graphics which can be rotated and scaled according to the specific requirements.
  • XML based templates and styling features are provided to manipulate the graphics and customize the controls.
  • Deep Zoon feature of Silverlight is the fastest and smoothest zooming technology on the web.

Silverlight 2 Cons

  • Management features offered by Silverlight do not include released management.
  • The software does not offer the features of version control and test case tracking.

Competitors & Alternatives

Two noteworthy alternatives of Microsoft Silverlight are SpiraTeam and ALM 2.0. Just like Silverlight, SpiraTeam offers the features of task management, project management, and administrative level control. It also offers additional features of defect tracking, iteration planning, test case tracking, version control, and user level management. It supports both online and on premise deployment models.

Common features of Microsoft Silverlight and ALM 2.0 are task management, project management, and task management. Extra features offered by ALM 2.0 include release management, test case tracking, requirements review, and defect tracking.

Silverlight Pricing Information

The experts at ITQlick has reviewed Silverlight pricing and gave the software a total cost of ownership (TCO) rating of 4.2 out of 10. Custom price cost for your business is available upon request.

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Silverlight Categories

Business performance management

Specifications

Company:
Address: Microsoft Corporation, 157th Avenue Northeast, Redmond, WA
Customers: Start up, Small business, Medium business, Large business
Business Area: Cross Business Areas
Platforms: Desktop, Mobile
Operating Systems: Mac OS, Windows, Linux

Silverlight Features

Data Import/Export
Basic Reports
Online Customer Support

Silverlight Vs. Alternatives

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