May, 2009

  • Announcing the PHP SDK for Windows Azure

    by Peter Galli on May 12, 2009 07:29pm Vijay Rajagopalan, a Principal Architect here at Microsoft, is at TechEd India, where he will demo later this week a new set of interoperability projects related to PHP. These projects include the PHP SDK...
  • More Open Source Goodness

    by Peter Galli on May 20, 2009 03:05pm Tony Hey , the corporate vice president of Microsoft Research's External Research group, used the Open Repositories Conference to announce today the public availability of Zentity and the second version of the Article...
  • PHP 5.3 RC2 Highly Optimized for Windows

    by Garrett Serack on May 11, 2009 11:52am Howdy, I've been working for many months with Pierre Joye - well, really many people in the PHP community - on getting PHP to run faster on Windows. Pierre has been working rapidly on upgrading libraries (Pierre...
  • PHP|Tek in Chicago

    by hjanssen on May 27, 2009 07:29pm Last week I got the perfect excuse to get out of the Planning and Budget process that we are going through right now, attending PHP|Tek, which was a welcome escape as planning and budgeting in any company is usually...
  • Apache Stonehenge: Interoperability at Work

    by Peter Galli on May 12, 2009 12:24pm The Stonehenge incubator project is approaching its first milestone: deploying the first set of samples and making them work together. This is a really exciting development and continues to deliver on the...
  • Microsoft Teams up With Black Duck Software

    by Peter Galli on May 18, 2009 03:30pm Microsoft and Black Duck Software this morning announced an agreement under which projects from CodePlex will be fed automatically into Black Duck's open source KnowledgeBase repository, and which will also will...
  • Migrating PHP Apps to Windows

    by Peter Galli on May 29, 2009 10:32am Microsoft Malaysia is helping sponsor a competition, known as LAMP2WIN, designed to help ensure that PHP applications run well on both Windows and open source platforms. The competition, themed ‘World of Interoperability...
  • Helping Facilitate Open Government

    by Peter Galli on May 06, 2009 02:03pm Microsoft will announce on May 7 an initiative to help  government agencies and developers publish and interact with their data in Windows Azure, the company's cloud computing platform. One of these is the Open...
  • Chatting to Students at Michigan State University

    by Peter Galli on May 04, 2009 06:08pm As Microsoft continues to engage in active dialogues with a variety of communities, including academic institutions, Sam Ramji - Microsoft's Senior Director of Platform Strategy - talked to a group of Computer...