March, 2008

  • Supernova

    by Sam Ramji on March 19, 2008 02:22pm I’m writing this from EclipseCon in Santa Clara, California, where I’m going to announce the beginning of Microsoft’s collaborative work with the Eclipse Foundation. This started about a year ago when I met Mike...
  • How a cowboy spends two days in Boston: Drupalcon 2008

    by Garrett Serack on March 24, 2008 04:45pm Howdy ya'll, I was recently in Boston, and managed to spend a couple of days at Drupalcon , where Port25 was a silver level sponsor for the event.  The herd was over 800 attendees--all focused on Drupal...
  • Inside the OSS Lab

    by SteveZ on March 20, 2008 03:13pm To some folks outside of Microsoft, the Open-Source Software Lab has been a sort of mysterious place. A place where we study Linux and open-source software, cursing our enemies while brewing our malevolent plans...
  • PHP on Windows

    by hjanssen on March 04, 2008 10:50am I have this really odd feeling of Dejavu.  The last blog I wrote ( here ), I started by saying that I have been very delinquent with writing blogs. So what do I do? I continue to be very delinquent with my blogs...
  • Introduction: OSS Lab Manager Stephen Zarkos

    by SteveZ on March 14, 2008 02:17pm As my first blog on Port25, I suppose it's appropriate to write a couple paragraphs about myself... so here it goes: My name is Stephen Zarkos, and I am a Program Manager at the Open-Source Software Lab at Microsoft...
  • Microsoft’s announcement of DreamSpark

    by KarriD on March 05, 2008 11:32am My name is Karri Dunn, I am joining the Port25 team focusing on developer interests.  I am a 10 year veteran at Microsoft.   I’ve always been in dev or IT Pro groups at Microsoft and have participated in many...
  • NXT Up: OSBC

    by jcannon on March 12, 2008 03:43pm At last years, OSBC, Microsoft hosted its first annual Open Source ISV Forum. In large part, the event was focused on facilitating  a discussion around enabling open source innovation on Microsoft technologies...
  • The Apache Visit to the Microsoft Campus: Day Three

    by Garrett Serack on March 03, 2008 02:00pm Day two moseyed late into the night...well for me anyway--cowboys wake with the sun. Day three turned out to be a day full of surprises for me--most of the sessions were significantly more interesting than I...
  • Microsoft CITASA Port 25 Award Winner Announced

    by MJM on March 18, 2008 11:05am A couple of months ago, I mentioned that Microsoft would be sponsoring Computer and Information Technologies Section of the American Sociological Association’s (CITASA) pre-conference and graduate workshop on July 31,...