Hell Froze Over, Pigs Flew, Microsoft Went Open

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This is a short slide showcasing some of the changes thats in Microsoft's ethos regarding open-source software and the contributions made in 2009.

This is a short slide showcasing some of the changes thats in Microsoft's ethos regarding open-source software and the contributions made in 2009.

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  • 1. Hell Froze over,Pigs flew,Microsoft went open
    Viral Tarpara - Technical Evangelist
    VIRALTA@MICROSOFT.COM
    @TARPARA
  • 2. Just 10 years ago…
    In a Valley Far,
    Far Away
  • 3. 19/11/2009
  • 4.
  • 5. Just 10 Months ago…
  • 6. 19/11/2009
  • 7. Web Apps Ecosystem
    All PHP workloads supported under Windows Azure
    Wordpress.com
    MySQL will be supported in “cloud”
    Expression Web supports PHP in for developers
    Platinum Sponsor of Apache Foundation
  • 8. Microsoft’s Contributions
    ASP.NET AJAX Library – Apache 2.0
    Windows 7 Download Tool – GPLv2
    OAuth WRAP 0.9
    XML SeachSuggesions Format
    IE Web Slice Specification
    OpenService Format Specification
    PHP Frameworks Treated as 1st Class Citizens
  • 9. And…………………………..
    Eclipse support for Silverlight development
    Linux code contribution for virtualization
    Dedicated iPhone streaming support in IIS
    Outlook PST spec released
    Microsoft - Red Hat form support partnership
    Apache Qpid code contribution
    PHP toolkit for ADO.NET Data Services
  • 10. More Contributions
    Dropped CAL requirement for Linux in virtualized workloads on Windows Server
    Live Services plug-in for Moodle released as GPLv2
    C# and .NET CLI now under Community Promise
    .NET Micro Framework 4.0 – Apache 2.0
    SAMBA contributions
    OASIS approves nine WS* specifications
  • 11.
  • 12. Fin