All the Windows Workflow Foundation content from the PDC

The PDC keynotes including workflow are now online.  Eric Rudders keynote includes the announcement of Windows Workflow Foundation and a demo on stage by Dennis Pilarinos.  Following that Steven Sinofskys keynote includes the announcement of Office “12” which includes document workflow based on Windows Workflow Foundation.  All of the event keynotes are available here. The…


Everyone is talking about workflow

Paul Ballard at has just published a filmed interview that Scott Woodgate and I recorded the day before the Windows Workflow Foundation announcement.  You can see the glass elevators behind us on the outside of the hotel where we filmed the interview. Check out blogs from David Chappell and Dino Esposito.  They have written introductory articles…


PDC 2005 Windows Workflow Foundation Sessions PPTs

The PPTs from the Professional Developers Conference are all online.  Here are the links to the Windows Workflow Foundation sessions. COM210 Introduction to Windows Workflow Foundation – Bill Devlin & Paul Andrew COM318 Developing Rules Driven Workflows in Windows Workflow Foundation – Jurgen Willis COM322 Developing Event Driven State Machine Workflows in Windows Workflow Foundation – Pravin…


Workflow Enabled Services from the PDC

I sat through a most enjoyable and very interesting session just before by Don Box and Dharma Shukla. Workflow Enabled Services are cool. Though I did notice they spelt Fabrikam incorrectly in the demo. My friend JB blogged about it also here.

I’m WebCasting Live now from the PDC in Los Angeles

This is somewhat surreal, Bill Devlin and I are presenting our Introduction to Windows Workflow Foundation live from a stand in the middle of the product pavilion.  It’s crazy, Bill’s talking now and he’s connected to live meeting over the WiFi of the show.  My demo later uses Windows Presentation Foundation which I’ve never tried…


Activity Validation article posted

I just met Morgan Skinner here in the Communications Track Lounge at PDC.  He’s just posted an article on Activity Validation.  He’s also posted about this article at the new Windows Workflow Foundation community site.

Windows Workflow Foundation announced today

Today we announced Windows Workflow Foundation.  It’s crazy here at the PDC, we’ve got all sorts of things going on.  The keynote this morning had the announcement and a demo by Dennis Pilarinos.  I’m presenting demos in the workflow introduction session this afternoon.  And in between our track lounge is packed with people.

PDC 2005 Session – Introduction to Workflow in Windows Applications

I am co-presenting a session at the Professional Developers Conference this year.  It’s COM210 Introduction to Workflow in Windows Applications.  The best way to view it and related sessions is to go here and put workflow in the search box.  The abstract for the session is: This session is a code-focused introduction to use of…