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Microservices with Service Fabric

Service Fabric is a Microsoft tool that lets developers focus on building features that add business value to their application, without the overhead of designing and writing additional code to deal with issues of reliability, scalability, or

Language Design at Microsoft: VB and C#

VB and C# together share about 50% of the “garbage-collected languages” market. How do Microsoft design these languages? Where do they get ideas? How do they incorporate new paradigms without breaking the existing languages? Where will they

Microsoft Commits Code to jQuery!

Stephen Walther from the ASP.NET Team joins James Senior to discuss an announcement: Microsoft is about to make the first contributions to the jQuery open source project! In the past 6 months, we’ve been busy working on

Top Developer Technologies with Windows Server 2008 R2

Explore the latest Windows Server release via a quick-paced demo-oriented survey of features with a focus on performance, Web, management, and other server solution scenarios. Learn about developing applications for “many-core” scale, using efficient “trigger-started” services, integrate

Is Microsoft Going Agile? Insights from Scott Guthrie

Scott Guthrie discusses Microsoft’s relationship with Agile. Learn what Microsoft is doing to enable developers to adopt an agile strategy.