One of the recurring themes of recent developer platform and tool releases, especially around .NET, is developer productivity. That’s not surprising, considering the current economic climate and its impact on staffing levels. We’ve all been tasked to do more with less.
Microsoft and the .NET Foundation recently released the latest version of their cross-platform development framework, .NET 8. In advance of the launch, I sat down to talk with Gaurav Seth, partner director of product, developer platforms, at Microsoft, about the new release and about how he sees developers using .NET 8 in their day-to-day tasks.