Channel 9 Learning Center has launched

Don’t delay!  Visit this new destination on Channel 9 which provides free technical training on emerging Microsoft products. Its a great opportunity to share a new training resource with your team and ensure htat your company is poised for success with the latest technologies. There is a collection of continually updated courses at the new…


ISVs from Emerging Markets

“The combined markets of the top four emerging countries, Brazil, Russia, India and China (BRIC), will reach $5.9 trillion GDP in 2011. This will represent about 39% of all emerging markets’ GDP. As these four countries become economically stronger, they will reinforce their role as the “driving engines” for other emerging countries”. This is according…

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The Impact of the Manycore Shift

There has been a good amount of focus lately on the importance of Parallel Computing. The shift to multi-core architectures presents many challenges that developers will face in the coming years. The problem is that writing properly safe multi-threaded code is hard, very hard. It’s definitely not “A Good Thing” that the smartest developers in…

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Whitepaper Post in MSDN Library – Parallel Programming

The 2nd in our Whitepaper awareness blog posts is around Parallel Programming, authored by Ranjan Sen.  Parallel programming is an extension of sequential programming and is becoming the mainstream paradigm in day-to-day information processing. Its aim is to build the fastest programs on parallel computers. The methodologies for developing a parallel program can be put…

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You Can Be Sure, if You Place Your Technology Bet on Azure.

I’m Eric Morse, the Director of Emerging Ecosystems at Microsoft. Though my title may sound like I don hip boots to discover new species of salmon spawning in northwest rivers, I’m actually more jazzed about enabling new technologies to take hold and provide opportunity where perhaps there was not before. That’s why I’m particularly excited…

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Missed the PDC? Catch the Content LIVE at an MSDN Developer Conference Near You!

  The nature of software development is radically changing… Are you ready? If you could not make it to the PDC, then you won’t want to miss the MDC! Registration for the MSDN Developer Conference is only $99.  You’ll get the best of the PDC in your own backyard and hear all of the exciting…

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Cloud Computing – Windows Azure Services Platform

On October 27th October at the Microsoft Professional Developers Conference, Microsoft officially announced ‘Windows Azure Services Platform’ the next phase in the Microsoft vision for Software + Services and Cloud Computing.  Read the official press announcement for the official story. Windows® Azure is a cloud services operating system that serves as the development, service hosting…

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