Microsoft .NET Core


.NET Core is a free and open-source managed computer software framework for the Windows, Linux, and macOS operating systems.

.NET Core 1.0, with Microsoft Visual Studio 2015 Update 3, was released on June 27, 2016,

.NET Core 2.0, with Visual Studio 2017 version 15.3, was released on August 14, 2017.

.NET Core 2.2, with Visual Studio 2019 version 16.0, was released on December 04, 2018.

.NET Core 3.0, with Visual Studio 2019 version 16.3, was released on September 23, 2019.


Microsoft provides information about the .NET Framework.

.NET Core


Here are Microsoft certifications related to .NET Core.


Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) certification in Web Applications requires passing two (2) Microsoft examinations, either Exam 70-480, or Exam 70-483, and Exam 70-86.

70-480: Programming in HTML5 with JavaScript and CSS3
70-483: Programming in C#
70-486: Developing ASP.NET MVC Web Applications


Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD) App Builder certification requires a Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) certification and passing one (1) more Microsoft examination.

70-532: Developing Microsoft Azure Solutions
70-535: Architecting Microsoft Azure Solutions
70-538: Implementing Microsoft Azure DevOps Solutions


For MCSD options, click here.


Here are books about .NET Core.


2018-08-03
.NET Core
Edition: 1
Series: In Action
Author: Dustin Metzgar
Publisher: Manning
ISBN: 9781617294273
Type: Book
Format: Paperback
Price: US $45

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