The managed Layer for Direct3D 10 provides access to Microsoft’s Direct3D 10 and DXGI graphic APIs form the .Net 2.0 infrastructure. It’s based on the Direct3D 10 version from the
April 2007 DirectX SDK
and Windows Vista. Therefore it requires both pieces of software to work.
Beside the runtime assemblies the layer will completed with ported samples from the DirectX SDK and other once written in different managed languages like C# or VisualBasic.Net