Transcript of "Difference between ajax and silverlight"
3 When was AJAX coined / When was Silverlight coined / developed ? developed ? Nobody invented AJAX. Microsoft released its first version But,the computer scientist Jess of Silverlight in 2007. James Garret first coined the term "Ajax" in 2005. Note: The key technology: XMLHttpRequest used in AJAX was developed by Microsoft for its Internet Explorer 5.0 for Windows as an ActiveX object in 1999.4 AJAX mainly relies on what Silverlight mainly relies on what technology / framework? technology / framework ? Ajax relies on the Unlike Ajax, which relies on the XMLHttpRequest object.Using XMLHttpRequest object, Silverlight it, Ajax typically retrieves data relies on the .NET framework. This from servers and can do so framework provides the common asynchronously. This means language runtime (CLR) run-time Ajax can retrieve data without environment, enabling Silverlight disrupting the behaviors and for running code and providing displays of existing WebPages. services that simplify the developmental process. Specifically, Silverlights .NET framework and CLR environment allow developers to execute the same compiled code on servers as well as clients.5 What is the main purpose of What is the main purpose of AJAX ? Silverlight? Developers typically use Ajax In comparison, developers typically for creating interactive website use Silverlight for creating image- features that end-users can and video-based social media access through Web browsers. content that end-users can stream -- or download in real-time. Developers can also extend the functionality or richness of their Ajax features by using Silverlight, but not vice-versa.6 Whether AJAX needs to be Whether Silverlight needs to be installed in .NET ? installed in the system? From ASP.Net 3.5 onwards, Silverlight plugin needs to be AJAX has been integrated into installed in our system for better the .NET Framework. Hence, browsing experience. there is no need to install in .NET.7 When to use AJAX ? When to use Silverlight ? Ajax can be used to make web Silverlight can be used when we
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