March, 2010

  • Port 25 Contributors

    by jcannon on March 01, 2010 10:22am Peter Galli Open Source Community Manager Peter leads Microsoft's Open Source community outreach, where he works closely with the internal Microsoft Open Source community as well as the...
  • Miami 311: Built on Windows Azure

    by Stuart McKee on March 04, 2010 07:45am It's no understatement to say that governments today are stressed to deliver more with much less. One difference with the private sector is the government's ‘inverse' relationship to the economy - the ‘worse'...
  • Get the Visual Studio Team Explorer Beta with Cross Platform Support

    by Peter Galli on March 05, 2010 08:45am Soma Somasegar, the Senior Vice President of Microsoft's Developer Division, has announced on his blog the beta of Microsoft Visual Studio Team Explorer 2010, which has cross platform support. This release includes...
  • Geeknet at OSBC 2010

    by Scott Collison on March 09, 2010 06:00am As we get ready for the Open Source Business Conference in San Francisco later this month, Microsoft asked us to pull some statistics around how Windows plays in the broader Open Source ecosystem. As...
  • Microsoft to Actively Support jQuery JavaScript Library Development

    by Peter Galli on March 16, 2010 11:15am In his keynote address today at  MIX10, Scott Guthrie, the Corporate Vice President of Microsoft's .NET Developer Platform, announced Microsoft is taking a more active role participating in the open-source...
  • Microsoft and Open Source: A New Perspective

    by Peter Galli on March 18, 2010 10:59am Stuart McKee, Microsoft's National Technology Officer for the U.S., is set to take the stage at the annual Open Source Business Conference in San Francisco and deliver his keynote, "Microsoft and Open Source...
  • Social Mapping App VanGuide Released as Open Source Framework

    by Peter Galli on March 23, 2010 08:25am More good news about Microsoft and Open Source coming out of Canada this week: Microsoft Canada and a Vancouver-based developer, Nitobi, are working together to help make government data more easily accessible...
  • A Chat with Microsoft's Brian Goldfarb

    by Peter Galli on March 26, 2010 10:40am Brian Goldfarb, the Director of Product Management for Developer Platforms at Microsoft, recently participated at both MIX10 in Las Vegas and the Open Source Business Conference (OSBC) in San Francisco. I thought...
  • More Improvements to the Linux Integration Services for Hyper-V

    by Brett Shoemaker on March 31, 2010 10:01am As you probably know, Microsoft submitted source code for the Hyper-V Linux Integration Services to the Linux Kernel Community last July to provide the integration that customers were looking for with Hyper...