April, 2006

  • A Look Inside Microsoft’s Open Source Software Lab (Part 2)

    by admin on April 21, 2006 05:35pm A Look Inside Microsoft’s Open Source Software Lab (Part 2) In “A Look Inside Microsoft’s Open Source Software Lab – Part 1,” we examined Microsoft’s motivations for building...
  • Running Windows Command Line Applications from a Linux Box

    by admin on April 19, 2006 05:42pm Running Command Line Applications on Windows XP/2000 from a Linux Box: Question: -----Original Message----- From: swagner@******** Sent: Thursday, April 13, 2006 2:35 PM To: Port25 Feedback Subject: (Port25...
  • Recovering remote NT/W2K/XP desktops with a network boot CD/DVD

    by admin on April 27, 2006 07:46pm Question: re: Welcome to Kishi's Korner Monday, April 17, 2006 8:04 AM by Les Kobiernicki When can we expect to see M$ produce a composite Win/Linux real boot recovery CD/DVD like Bart PE & Ultimate Boot CD for Win...
  • In Case You Missed It..

    by admin on April 27, 2006 07:34pm Original Post: Tuesday, April 18, 2006 4:30 AM by Rick Strom Ok Bill, I have a real suggestion here that is hopefully within the scope of what you are doing (and hopefully you're still reading the comments here...
  • Black Helicopters

    by admin on April 25, 2006 07:26pm Reading through some of the first posts to Port25, there has been some great ideas and posts. There have also been some really interesting conspiracy theories, so let me clarify some things we’ve seen in the...
  • Consistency and Standards – an IT Pro’s best bet in crisis

    by admin on April 27, 2006 05:27pm Seventeenth Century Philosopher and Author Voltaire wrote “I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it." This resonates very much with my own thoughts after going through...
  • We are receiving…

    by admin on April 07, 2006 07:58pm Thank you for bringing your honest thoughts to the site in the last two days.  No productive conversation can exist without candor - and you all have been candid.  We've gotten around 800+ comments, nearly...
  • Hats off to JBoss

    by admin on April 14, 2006 03:03pm Congratulations to Marc Fleury and team for their success this week in selling their company to a like-minded partner that pioneered Open Source business models. Running a startup is hard.  Keeping it going and...
  • WIX: An Open Source Project at Microsoft

    by admin on April 25, 2006 07:55pm Sam Interviews Rob Mensching, maintainer of the WIX project and an Open Source pioneer at Microsoft. Format: wmv Duration: 27:22  
  • Java with half-and-half

    by admin on April 18, 2006 05:03pm I got the chance to spend an hour this week with Dr. Wayne Citrin, CTO of JNBridge . He’s been refining a Java/.NET interoperability product for the last five years – starting out with a risky bet on ...
  • Oil and Water?

    by admin on April 21, 2006 09:35pm Oil and Water? It’s been an interesting week for Interop inside the lab – we’re running an IPSEC interoperability project to test Fedora, OpenSUSE, RHEL, SLES, Ubuntu, and Mandriva with Windows...
  • Through A Glass Darkly

    by admin on April 24, 2006 05:18pm We are launching the MPEG-4 versions of our interviews today (now linked on the interview pages themselves), and future interviews will be posted in MPEG-4 and WMV simultaneously.  This was overwhelmingly the top...
  • Community Registration

    by admin on April 19, 2006 12:30pm When we launched Port 25 we felt that it was important to leave the comments area open – to invite participation. Our goal is to encourage thoughtful, open exchange of concerns and ideas.  Many of the comments we...