Previous platforms by Microsoft
Over the years, Microsoft has developed and discontinued several products, services and software due to several reasons. Nevertheless, in many cases these are still used and some of the knowledge, resources and information related can be useful. Respecting the reasons why these software is discontinued can be caused by several reasons. For instance, when it comes to operating systems, since naturally over the years these platforms are substituted by others with more and advanced functions, sophisticated user interface, reliability, performance and general better experience in most scenarios. It is the same case with other software, since over time there are always new platforms, programs and tools that are being developed to improve the current ones, and this is specifically deeper when it comes to the technology industry. Through this URL address there is information available about the previous platforms by Microsoft, such as old edition of software like Azure, .NET, Dynamics, Bing, SQL, System Center, ASP.NET and more. All of this software and information related is included in this site for further reference, which can be very useful at some point. In case needed, there are other types of resources like Videolearning, TechNet, MSDN, Students and other programs available promoted by Microsoft in order to provide great resources from and for a community expert in software, even if it is discontinued or old.