July, 2008

  • history.forward()

    by Sam Ramji on July 25, 2008 06:16am I’m writing this from Portland, Oregon where one of the world’s largest Open Source conferences is taking place: OSCON.  This year’s event is focused on a theme of “ten years of open source,” referring to 1998...
  • Participating Actively

    by Bryan Kirschner on July 23, 2008 04:39pm Now that we’ve had our first “participate” event in conjunction with OSCON here in Portland, I wanted to share a few thoughts. This was a great experience and a great event—or, really...
  • Mindtouch: Deki, OSS and Windows

    by jcannon on July 16, 2008 09:59pm Our community knows that open source businesses are important to Microsoft. Nothing demonstrates this better than the fact that open source was a key theme in the recent Windows Server 2008 Launch. You can read more...
  • The OSP and You

    by Richard Wilder on July 25, 2008 06:15am I am the Associate General Counsel for Intellectual Property Policy at Microsoft, having joined the company about 9 months ago. My role is to work with a variety of constituencies inside the company and outside...
  • Sandcastle Redux

    by Sam Ramji on July 02, 2008 10:00am I am very pleased to announce that the Microsoft SandCastle project team has reconfirmed its strong support for the Ms-PL  and is preparing to release all source code for the Sandcastle project immediately. ...
  • Participate08

    by Bryan Kirschner on July 18, 2008 01:09pm On July 21 I will have the honor and pleasure of being the sponsor, host, and an active participant in participate08 . participate08 is a one-day summit held in coordination with the O'Reilly Open Source Conference...