Red Hat Releases New Versions of DevStudio, CDK, and DevSuite

As the interest in container application development continues to grow, so does our expansion of development tools and features.

Today, Red Hat released new versions of the following:

Here’s a listing of the new features:

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Observations on Porting from .NET Framework to .NET Core

This article is written as opinion. The opinions expressed within are solely those of the author, and do not represent the views of Red Hat.


You’ve heard that .NET has gone open source. You’ve also heard that it has gone cross-platform. And you’ve even heard that Red Hat is shipping a supported version of .NET on Red Hat Enterprise Linux. So maybe you are thinking to yourself, “wow, this is fantastic! I’m going to copy these EXEs and DLLs of my .NET application over to my Red Hat machine and run them!”

Well, unfortunately, it’s not going to be quite that easy. At least not today.

First and foremost, the open source version of .NET is called “.NET Core.” It is available for many platforms, including Windows and Linux. Those .NET projects and applications that you already have running, however, were built on and for .NET Framework. And .NET Framework and .NET Core are not the same thing; they are more like siblings, which also implies that one is not a subset or child of the other.

“Well, then, what’s the point?!”

The good news is that while they are siblings, they do look a lot alike. Although they’re not identical twins, you’ll definitely recognize them as being from the same immediate family. As such, it is possible to port many existing .NET Framework applications to .NET Core.

“How hard is it to port something?”

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DevStudio 10.1, CDK 2.2, DevSuite 1.1 – all now generally available

Today, we made the following products generally available:

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DevNation 2016 General Session to open with Microsoft’s Scott Hanselman

rhd_newsletter_may2016_300x600We are delighted to share that Scott Hanselman of Microsoft will join Red Hat during the DevNation 2016 opening general session.
Scott is one of the world’s leading technical speakers who’s been deeply involved in the community and on social media, with well over 150,000 Twitter followers. Join us at DevNation to learn what news news he may share.

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More about DevNation:  DevNation 2014 was our inaugural open source, polyglot conference for application developers and maintainers. View some of the DevNation 2015 session recordings here.  DevNation 2016 will be in San Francisco, USA, the week of June 26.  Be sure to follow its status and register at www.devnation.org.