Microsoft Build: Xamarin’s Cross-Platform Importance Highlighted

C. Dunlap
C. Dunlap

Summary Bullets:

  • Xamarin was highlighted at Microsoft Build for its cross-platform capabilities for .NET developers.
  • Xamarin provides additional value-add through testing, monitoring, and managing of mobile apps.

Despite all the hullabaloo around HoloLens and other sexy topics such as Xbox developer kits, Microsoft managed to spotlight its recently acquired Xamarin, a development tools leader which makes it easier for Microsoft developers to leverage a single code base across mobile platforms, supporting native experiences for each. During the keynote at the Microsoft Build developer conference, officials demonstrated how developers can create apps using Xamarin tools which use shared code that runs on Windows, iOS, and Android platforms. Continue reading “Microsoft Build: Xamarin’s Cross-Platform Importance Highlighted”