Ensuring your website is ready for Internet Explorer 8

Consistent with our efforts to promote further interoperability across the Web, Microsoft will be releasing Internet Explorer 8 to render content in its most standards-compliant way by default.  Giving top priority to Web standards interoperability allows us to help web developers and designers drive toward the ideal of “write once, run anywhere”, freeing up more…


PDC 2008 Announced

Microsoft Professional Developers Conference (PDC) will be held on October 27 – 30, 2008 in Los Angeles, CA.  PDC07, originally scheduled for October 2007, was postponed and this is the new date.  The PDC is the definitive Microsoft event for software developers and architects focused on the future of the Microsoft platform.  More information will…


Application platform webcast series

Join Microsoft for a thought provoking series designed to help them prioritizing investments and develop strategies to optimize your application platform’s contribution to innovation and growth.  The 22-part series addresses areas including Application Lifecycle Management, Business Intelligence, Data Management, SOA and Business Process and User Experience.  This series will present four webcasts per capability, starting…


ISV Video on MOSS 2007 published

What’s New: SharePoint Expert Mauro Cardarelli from Jornata SharePoint is all the buzz. You can find out how ISV applications can benefit. Spend a few minutes with SharePoint expert Mauro Cardarelli from Jornata as he talks with Jason De Lorme at Microsoft discussing how ISVs are successfully building solutions on Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007….


Microsoft Enterprise Service Bus Guidance for BizTalk Server 2006 R2

 The Microsoft ESB Guidance extends the functionality of BizTalk Server 2006 R2 to provide a range of new capabilities focused on building robust, connected, service-oriented applications. The following are some of the core capabilities that the ESB Guidance provides to enhance BizTalk Server 2006 R2: Policy driven mediation: Itinerary-based service invocation that supports lightweight service…


Office Developer Conference 2008

Office Developer Conference 2008 You won’t want to miss the Microsoft Office System Developer Conference 2008, coming to the San Jose Convention Center in San Jose, CA, February 10-13, 2008.  Bill Gates will be there – how about you? To learn more and register for this conference, please click here.  If you register before November…


Windows Server 2008 Test Tools

Free tools are now available to test your applications for Windows Server 2008 compatibility. These tools are available by enrolling with the Innovate on Windows Server 2008 site. This development portal includes key marketing information and resources such as the Application Compatibility Cookbook, test tool downloads and demos, developer resources, and links to pre-release Windows…


Oslo-SOA & BPM

On October 30th at our 5th annual SOA & Business Process Conference we will unveil the future direction of our SOA and business process platform with the public announcement of Oslo. Oslo is a set of technology investments across our Application Platform for building service oriented and model driven applications. We will begin talking about…


Patterns & Practices Summit – November 5-9, 2007

Register now for the patterns & practices Summit – A full week of unique enterprise-scale technical presentations featuring keynote speakers Andres Hejlsberg, Steve McConnell, Scott Guthrie, Scott Hanselman, & John Lam. http://www.pnpsummit.com/_practices.aspx   -Suresh


Expression Around the Clock Event

On October 4th 2007 designers, students and businesses decision makers come together in 10 cities around the world to learn what can be done when you design with the Microsoft platform and tools for UX. Visit the site for more details:  http://www.microsoft.com/expression/events-training/globalevent/default.html  -Suresh