TechEd EMEA 2008 Developers – EMB201

I’ve had a number of people ask me for the deck I presented last week, at the TechEd EMEA 2008 Developers conference in Barcelona. The session was titled: Distributed Embedded Systems – The Next Big Developer Opportunity! I’ve uploaded it to Windows Live SkyDrive.


TechEd EMEA 2008 Developers – A guide to the Windows Embedded track sessions

With less than a week to go before this year’s TechEd EMEA Developers conference, you may have started thinking about your schedule. So many sessions to see, so little time! Last week, I posted a complete list of the Windows Embedded track sessions (TechEd EMEA 2008 Developers – Introducing the Windows Embedded track), but sometimes…


EMIC Sensor Network Research on Channel9

Back in September, I visited the European Microsoft Innovation Center (EMIC) in Aachen, Germany. It’s quite an interesting place – the EMIC targets the creation of advanced technologies which could be in the market within three to six years. While I was there, I sat down with Matthias Neugebauer to discuss the work they’re doing…


TechEd EMEA 2008 Developers – Introducing the Windows Embedded track

  This year, we’re introducing a new track for embedded development technologies at TechEd EMEA. As owner of this track, I want to share some details about the track content, along with the thinking behind it. Windows Embedded Track Overview Finding the right balance between introductory and more advanced content can be a challenge. Given…


.NET Micro Framework on Channel9

On my last trip to Redmond a couple of months ago, I sat down with the some folks from the .NET Micro Framework. We discussed some of the what, where, why and how’s, saw some development kits, and got a peak at what’s coming in the 3.0 release. And it’s all recorded on Channel 9,…

From Live to Embedded and from Redmond to Madrid

A lot of big changes have taken place in my "world" over the past 6 months, and I’m using this post to formally kick-off a new chapter in my life (and in this blog). From Live to Embedded. Once again, I’ve taken on a new focus. I’m working on an initiative around "distributed embedded systems"….


The Tafiti Windows Live Quick Application on Channel9

Right before the holidays, I saw down with Marc Mercuri to discuss the recently released Tafiti Windows Live Quick Application and how it evolved from one of Marc’s recent incubation projects. The interview just went live this morning on Channel9; you can find it here. In the interview, Marc describes the journey from Tafiti, the…