Real World DataMarket: Interview with LINQPad

As part of the Real World DataMarket series, we talked to Joseph Albahari, developer of LINQPad, about his product’s support for DataMarket, a part of Windows Azure Marketplace. Here’s what he had to say: MSDN: How did you come to develop LINQPad? Albahari: When Microsoft first announced LINQ, I came to realize that it was…


Windows Azure Marketplace DataMarket for Government

DataMarket recently announced Section 508 compliance and the intent to secure certification for DataMarket to demonstrate compliance with the Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA). On Friday, we published the new DataMarket for Government page which highlights these as well as how DataMarket, enables governments to achieve their goals of transparency, participation and collaboration, streamlining…


DataMarket Section 508 Compliance & FISMA Certification

At Microsoft, we are committed to developing products that are accessible to everyone. We take a strategic approach to accessibility by focusing on integrating accessibility into product planning, research and development, product development, and testing. As such, we are very excited to announce that DataMarket is Section 508 compliant and that the Windows Azure Marketplace…


Real World DataMarket: Interview with Greg Kirkorsky, Senior Vice President for the Americas at STATS

As part of the Real World DataMarket series, we talked to Greg Kirkorsky, Senior Vice President for the Americas at STATS, about using DataMarket (a part of Windows Azure Marketplace) to support his company’s entry into the global consumer market. Here’s what he had to say: MSDN: Let’s start by talking about STATS. Kirkorsky: Sure….


Real World DataMarket: Interview with Dean Stoecker, President at Alteryx

As part of the Real World DataMarket series, we talked to Dean Stoecker, President at Alteryx, about using DataMarket (part of the Windows Azure Marketplace), to offer customers faster time-to-market, more flexibility, and less work when using Alteryx business intelligence (BI) solutions. Here’s what he had to say: MSDN: Tell us about Alteryx and the…


Real World DataMarket: Interview with Fabrice Marguerie, Owner, metaSapiens

As part of the Real World DataMarket series, we talked to Fabrice Marguerie, Owner of metaSapiens, about his plans to align his data querying tool, Sesame Data Browser with DataMarket (a part of Windows Azure Marketplace) to gain access to a global developer customer base. Here’s our conversation: MSDN: Can you tell us about metaSapiens…


Learn more about building application with DataMarket

Checkout out this great session December 1st to learn more about building innovative new applications with DataMarket! Session Title: DataMarket: Enabling ISVs to build innovative applications across industry verticals Date: December 1, 8 am-9am PST Session Abstract: This webcast will provide an overview of DataMarket and the tools and resources available in DataMarket to help…


New Content on DataMarket

With the launch of our new marketplace yesterday we introduced a number of exciting new datasets – both public and commercial! Check out some of the great new data we have: 5 Offerings from Alteryx – Demographic, Expenditure, Geography and Map Data 19 Offerings from UN – International Statistics Data 6 Offerings from STATS –…


Announcing Windows Azure Marketplace DataMarket

Today during his keynote at PDC’10, Bob Muglia announced the launch of Windows Azure Marketplace DataMarket! Originally announced under the name Microsoft Codename “Dallas”, DataMarket changes the way information is exchanged by offering a wide range of content from authoritative commercial & public sources in a single marketplace, making it easier to find and purchase…