Microsoft releases Silverlight 3, Announces New Customers Including NBC Sports

Today, in San Francisco, Microsoft is celebrating the launch of Silverlight 3 and Expression3. We’ll be highlighting a host of new customer wins – including NBC Sports, Continental Airlines and MGM – and showcasing several of the innovative new features in Silverlight 3 and Expression 3, such as support for out of browser scenarios, IIS Smooth Streaming and Expression SketchFlow.

If you are unable to attend in person, please visit the Microsoft Silverlight and Expression Virtual Pressroom where you can find all the details on how Microsoft is delivering on its commitment to enable the creation and deployment of compelling rich Internet applications and media experiences.

Also be sure to check out for an interactive, virtual launch experience. Visitors can watch product demos, visit customer and partner pavilions and see the latest in digital design and development in the new “Visual Kitchen.” Replays of the July 10th launch event keynote and in-depth product sessions will also be available.

Don’t forget to follow the Silverlight team blog for more details on today’s news and ongoing updates on Silverlight and Expression.