Timeline of Project Astoria

It’s amazing how much information is there in our email archives. Now that we’ve shipped the thing, I thought I would share my summarized (still long), partial view of how the ADO.NET Data Services Framework ("Project Astoria") came to be. I left out a ton of partners, important events and features that came and went…

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Coming from under the rocks just to celebrate for a bit

I’ve been sort of under a rock for a while, but I thought I’d come out for a minute to celebrate. Today we made available .NET 3.5 SP1 and Visual Studio 2008 SP1. There are two components in the release I spent a bunch of time on, which interestingly enough have very different origins and…

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