Closing in on Beta 2

The Windows SDK team is closing in on Beta 2. We have about two weeks left in our dev cycle, after which test does their full pass while we PMs start thinking about RC0 coming early next year. For me, as a PM who joined this team just as we were locking down on Beta…

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The Joy of Integration

The big work task for my team this week has been integrating the WinFX SDK content into the Windows SDK. This hasn’t been nearly as painful as I expected it to be, but it still has been a complicated task. Our builds are produced out of what we call the BOM, which is a database…

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"Make It Easier"

Last week the Microsoft MVP summit occurred on our campus, and I had the pleasure of sitting in on two sessions about our SDKs. The sessions were basically open forums where the MVPs gave us their advice and opinions on how we could make our SDKs better. The most common thread could be summed up…

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