Exciting news ,awesome technology and tools from Microsoft to bring wonderful UI and provide mind blowing controls for our application development which is really going to create a big revolutionary across the customers.
Already 1000 companies in the world are experiencing the applications developed using silverlight beta. So adopt yourself to silverlight before your company customers comes to you.
Visual Studio.NET 2008 and Expression Studio are also released to design and develop Silverlight applications.
As a first step, check out the Getting Started with Silverlight Video.
Microsoft Silverlight 1.0 – Mac or Windows
The runtime required to experience Silverlight.
Microsoft Silverlight 1.1 Alpha September Refresh – Mac or Windows
The runtime required to view Silverlight applications created with .NET
Microsoft ASP.NET Futures (July 2007)
This release includes Silverlight controls for ASP.NET
Then download the Visual Studio developer tools to start developing Silverlight applications, and the Expression designer tools to start designing Silverlight application. For additional information on the tools read the overview.
Microsoft Visual Studio 2008 Beta 2
The next generation development tool.
Microsoft Silverlight Tools Alpha Refresh for Visual Studio (July 2007)
The add-on to create Silverlight applications using .NET
Expression Blend 2 August Preview
Professional design tool to create user interaction for Silverlight.
Feature that will be part of Microsoft Expression Media that allows you to create and enhance video.
A professional illustration and graphic design tool to create Silverlight assets.
For documentation, samples and add-ins, also download the SDK’s.
Software Development Kit
Microsoft Silverlight 1.0 Software Development Kit
Download this SDK to create Silverlight Web experiences that target Silverlight 1.0. The SDK contains documentation, samples along with templates for Visual Studio.
Microsoft Silverlight 1.1 Software Development Kit Alpha September Refresh
Download this SDK to create Silverlight Web experiences that target the Silverlight 1.1 Alpha September Refresh. The SDK contains documentation and samples.