Way Cool! StreamInsight Public Beta Now Available for Smart Grid Developers Interested in Managing and Gaining Insights into Data

Last week marked an important milestone: The Community Technology Preview release of StreamInsight (formerly known as Microsoft’s platform for Complex Event Processing – CEP), is going live as a public download! You can find the download page by clicking here. Why is this cool? StreamInsight provides a solution for continuous and incremental processing of unending…


Power Engineering Magazine Publishes Microsoft View on the Future Energy Ecosystem

Power Engineering, the highest circulation utility trade magazine in the United States, carries in its July edition a story co-written by Larry Cochrane, our utilities technology strategist, and myself, on “Future Opportunities for the Energy Ecosystem.” It’s the Peak Load feature article. In the story, we note that: The industry is entering an unprecedented era,…