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 solutions with the File Classification Infrastructure, and designing Web Platform extensions. Alternative video …

A chat with Sara Ford – CodePlex turns 3, reaches 10,000 projects

Microsoft’s open source forge CodePlex has just turned 3 years old and passed the auspicious milestone of 10,000 active projects (actually 11,025 at time of filming). We thought this would be a good time to sit down with Sara Ford – Agile Program Manager for CodePlex – and recap on the past three years, CodePlex’s current feature …