August, 2007

  • Linux and Windows Interoperability: On the Metal and On the Wire

    by MichaelF on August 13, 2007 03:10pm I had the opportunity to present at both OSCON in Portland and at LinuxWorld in San Francisco in the last three weeks – both O’Reilly and IDG were gracious enough to grant me a session on the work...
  • Observations from OSCON and Linux World Expo

    by hanrahat on August 23, 2007 04:02pm I’ve been a regular attendee of the O’Reilly Open Source Conference in Portland and Linux World Expo – San Francisco for several years, but this is the first time I represented Microsoft at them.  Between the...
  • OSCON and Everything After

    by Bryan Kirschner on August 29, 2007 01:09am When I describe my job as “helping Microsoft and open source to grow together,” I get a broad range of reactions from people outside and inside of Microsoft. These reactions have included...
  • OSI Submission Update

    by jonrosenberg on August 10, 2007 11:45am Just a brief update to my OSCON blog post .  Today we started the ball rolling on the submission of our Shared Source licenses to the OSI approval process.  We are submitting two licenses, the Microsoft...
  • Systems Manageability Part 7 - Log Management and Analysis

    by kishi on August 07, 2007 01:57pm Level-Set – Log Management : This section includes open-source technology directed primarily on host-based logging, log file rotation and log file analysis.  Many of these tools are very common free and open-source...
  • Pondering the preliminary results of OSS usability research, Part 1

    by Paula Bach on August 01, 2007 03:35pm In my last blog I talked about interdisciplinarity and multidisciplinarity and a little bit about my research this summer. In part 1 and 2 of this blog I am going to talk more about the research I have been doing...
  • Community Projects on Codeplex

    by jcannon on August 24, 2007 03:58pm Heading into a long (and quiet)  weekend for many folks in the US, I thought I would highlight some useful open source and shared source projects on Codeplex, particularly after reading eWeek's gallery of the...
  • Justin Steinman and Sam Ramji on the Novell/Microsoft Partnership

    by Sam Ramji on August 03, 2007 02:51pm Back in the Spring, Sam Ramji attended an Olliance event entitled, the Open Source Think Tank . It's a smaller gathering, and well attended by nearly 100 or so executives and influential developer-users of open...
  • OSCON 2007 Trip Report

    by anandeep on August 17, 2007 01:35pm My overall impression was that OSCON was lower key than last year.  There seemed to be fewer booths in the Exhibition floor and less palpable excitement in the venue.  A lot of people were complaining about...
  • Barton George interviews Sam Ramji

    by Sam Ramji on August 30, 2007 05:57pm On the day before OSCON officially kicked off I was heading back from the Oregon Convention Center to downtown and ended up standing on the MAX next to someone who caught my attention for two reasons. First,...