Video interview with Bruno Boucard

Bruno Boucard was recently town for the MVP Global Summit, and we had the opportunity to sit down in my office for a video interview that covered a wide range of Technical Computing topics. Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 Part 4.

Parallel Development Day Video Available

I was in New York last week for the Week on Wall Street event, where we launched Windows HPC Server 2008 R2 and discussed the role Microsoft Technical Computing is playing across client, cluster, and cloud.  On Thursday, Stevan Vidich, Greg Burgess, and I hosted a group of developers to talk about scalable parallel computing. …


IDF parallel computing session video available

This week, James Reinders and I collaborated on a joint Intel-Microsoft parallel computing session at Intel Developer Forum 2010 in San Francisco.  In this session we discussed the formidable combination of Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 and Intel Parallel Studio 2011.  A video of our session is now available!

TechEd Europe 2009 now videos available!

The TechEd Europe folks have made available all of the sessions from last year’s conference.  You’ll find my sessions here, including: “Is the future of programming a parallel one?” (Panel session with Don Syme, Keith Yedlin, Tiberiu Covaci, and me) “Parallel Computing for Managed Developers” “Building High Performance Parallel Software”

Meet me at the Parallel Computing Roundtable in CA on June 30

I’ll be down at the Microsoft campus in my native Bay Area with James Reinders of Intel on June 30.  This is an opportunity to provide feedback directly to Microsoft and Intel on your parallel computing needs and hear about some of the challenges we see developers facing.  As of today, there is still some…

Moth on parallel debugging

Daniel Moth just posted a great entry to his blog that provides one-stop-shopping for all things VS 2010 parallel debugger, including videos, samples, slides, etc.  It’s great to see how much content we’ve built up over the past few months.  I recommend you pay The Moth a visit to check it all out!

TechEd panel discussion video available

Earlier this week, I sat down with Don Syme, Keith Yedlin, and our moderator, Tiberiu Covaci, for a panel discussion on the impact of parallelism on software developers.  Check out the video here.

Meet me at TechEd Europe and SuperComputing09

I’m about to embark on a 2-week road trip, speaking at TechEd Europe in Berlin next week and SuperComputing09 in Portland the week following.  If you’d like to get together to talk parallel programming, please let me know.  I’m particularly interesting in learning more from folks that are considering adoption of the new parallel computing…

Visual Studio 2010 beta 2 and new MSDN launch today!

Visit the landing page for VS2010 and .NET 4.0 to learn more and to download the bits.  One of the most exciting aspects of this release is that the quality and completeness have met high enough standards that we have declared it “Go Live” quality, which means you can begin developing production applications with VS…

Parallel Computing in Visual Studio 2010 beta 1

Beta 1 has been available for a few weeks now, and I’ve been seeing a lot of encouraging customer pick-up and feedback.  If you haven’t had the opportunity to try it yet, I encourage you to head over to MSDN and download a copy.  Once you grab a copy, the VS Beta 1 or Parallel…