Live & Post Coverage of the Professional Developers’ Conference

Hey folks, For those of you not at PDC that want to keep up-to-date with the exciting announcements there, we’re covering PDC live until its conclusion.  To watch, go to www.microsoftpdc.com There is an all-star lineup of guests including Mark Russinovich, Patrick Dussud, Steve Marx, Bob Muglia, Dave Campbell, Yousef Khalidi, Ray Ozzie, Erik Meijer, Kurt…

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Don’t Miss PDC ‘09 for the Future of Developer Technology

Los Angeles Convention Center Conference | Nov 17 – 19, 2009 Workshops & Boot Camp | Nov 16 The Professional Developers Conference (PDC) is the definitive developer event focused on the technical strategy of the Microsoft developer platform.  At the PDC, you’ll have the opportunity to learn from and connect with the people behind the…

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Independent Software Vendors Can’t Miss WPC…

I have attended the Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference (WPC) as an employee since 1999, while I was still working in Microsoft Brazil. Since then the show has evolved a lot. Partner attendance has increased every year, and is now around 10,000 people, and is certainly one of the largest shows in the Industry. This year,…

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Sun Microsystems and Microsoft Team Up for the Apache “Stonehenge” Project

Last week, Dan’l Lewin, Microsoft Corporate Vice President of Strategic and Emerging Business Development, and Steven Martin, Microsoft Senior Director of Developer Platform Product Management, took the stage at JavaOne to give the first ever Microsoft keynote at this event.  It was an historic event.  Two giant software companies coming together to interoperate and create…

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Developers Can Now Build Applications in the App-V Format

I was walking through the expo at the TechEd conference in Los Angeles last week and was happy to run into my friends from Acresso, makers of InstallShield and AdminStudio.   Acresso Software just announced that they have a new beta capability in InstallShield to develop applications in the Microsoft Application Virtualization (App-V) format. Companies…

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An Update from Last Week’s MIX09 Conference

For those who missed last week’s conference in Las Vegas, you can check out the MIX09 Keynotes here.   Also, here is an update on a few topics that were covered:  Microsoft announced the Silverlight 3 Beta, new features in Expression Blend and continued progress in the cloud with updates to the Azure Services Platform.   For…

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Partnering Power at WPC 2009: Experience It!

Registration is now open for this year’s conference, scheduled for July 13-16 in New Orleans.  Gain exclusive access to the latest information and insights about upcoming Microsoft strategies, cutting-edge technologies, and programs—directly from Microsoft leadership. Learn about innovative ways to harness these technologies, tools, and resources to help you capture new business, sustain customer loyalty,…

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March Technical Forum Webcast Topic: The Microsoft Client Continuum Overview

Wednesday, March 25th, 2009, 10:00-11:30 AM Pacific Mark your calendars for this session with Jaime Rodriguez, Microsoft Presentation Foundation Technical Evangelist.  He will provide a high level overview of the Microsoft Client Continuum:  how we see each technology fitting and how we see the technologies converging over time. Microsoft Global ISV Technical Forum:  The Microsoft…

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MIX09 – More Reasons to Register NOW!

In addition to hearing about the standards-based web, next generation media, data driven design, rich internet applications and the collaboration between designers and developers from industry luminaries Bill Buxton, Scott Guthrie and Dean Hachamovitch, all MIX09 attendees will receive over $700 in free software and services from Windows Web Server 2008 and GoGrid Hosting. What…

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MIX09: Where Technology Intersects with Design

With MIX09 approaching in just a few short weeks, there are some key things you need to know about that expire soon! Don’t miss out on the opportunity to save $300 – register by February 27th! MIX09 10K Community Rating Deadline Extended to February 16th, 8AM PST!  Browse the gallery and choose your favorites today!…

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