What you need to get started

To get started, you need;

  • Visual Studio Software and Computers that runs Visual Studio
  • .Net Framework

and as an option

  • Microsoft Azure Account

Unlike old days, all sort of nice software and services comes free today. And so as Visual Studio.  Visual Studio is a developer tools from Microsoft, helps you with creating all sorts of programs.  The URL is https://www.visualstudio.com/.

Go to https://www.visualstudio.com/vs-2015-product-editions to compare different versions.

Great news for non Windows people.  Visual Studio is now available for Mac and Linux too!