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"Corporate" Blog of Daniele Muscetta, Premier Field Engineer.

Unix folks at MS

I am not the only one! 🙂
From the MS Exchange team blog, I found this post:
“[…] In case you were wondering, I still do my web serving off the OpenBSD machine.  Hey, I like Apache, I like Perl, and I like CGI scripts.  If I ever move to the IIS team, perhaps I’ll rethink this, too. […]”

Even if I sort of already knew this; there’s a lot of people using different flavours of Unix in Microsoft, would you believe it ?
Of course some of them do it from a competitive standpoint ( ). But I believe that’s also because a lot of people here are just technology-passionate people… on every technology, as long as it can run  🙂

And that’s another thing I love in this company: everybody respects other people’s ideas, and is open to discussion; we are allowed to make mistakes and to express our opinions. And this is not always easy to find these days.