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.NET Standard, .NET Core and .NET Framework demystified

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Dan Patrascu-Baba

Partner Technical Consultant at Amdaris
,Net Developer.Focusing on both the .Net world and Microsoft Azure. Experienced speaker and trainer.

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Reading Twitter and several discussion threads on GitHub  or Reddit, I came to the conclusion that there still is a lot of confusion when discussing .NET Standard, .NET Core and .NET Framework. The truth is, .NET Core and .NET Standard are still new and Microsoft also keeps making some changes when releasing different versions that add to the confusion. That’s why I will try to demystify these different components of the .NET world. Before getting into it, I would like to underline that this is my understanding and therefore I might be wrong at some points, but overall I think the overall picture is still helpful for clearing some of the confusion out there.  Continue reading