Don Box is well known for giving highly-rated presentations at industry conferences. One year
he gave a presentation in a bathtub. Another year he gave one wearing just a T-shirt.
Mike Hall took his camcorder over to find out Don's philosophy on giving a good conference…
Soner Terek takes us behind an HP SuperDome computer. A terabyte of RAM. 2,500 hard drives. 64 64-bit processors.
Then Jamie Maclannan talks about data mining and gives us a demo.
This is the fourth, and final, part of the SQL Server team tour. Here's the other three parts:
Here's the second part of the SQL Server team tour.
Here you'll see a customer lab (Corinna Bolender and Bren Newman show you around), MVP posters, the SQL Server team's ping-pong table, the reporting services part of the building,
A fun question, about 17 minutes in, is when we asked…
Huh? What happened to Part II?
It's coming Monday, had some technical problems that we needed to fix first.
But this one is fun. You get to meet more of the team that makes SQL Server (notably Soner Terek, development manager, and Edmund vonAllmen, test manager -- on Tuesday they'll take…
Building 35 is a mysterious place.
Hundreds of Microsoft employees. Thousands of computers.
What's cool about building 35? It's where they make SQL Server!
So, we wanted to get a tour of building 35 and meet some of the geeks who work on the SQL Server team.
Here Euan Garden gives us a…
Here Michael Connolly and Jim Horne demonstrate the new MSN Spaces. Oh, and this service wasn't supposed to be turned on for two more hours, so you are getting a world-wide first look at MSN Spaces here. How about that?
Oh, while you're checking out MSN Spaces, check out the new Microsoft…
MSN Spaces. You can get your own blog/photo sharing "space" at
This integrates with the new MSN Messenger that also will be released later tonight at
Here's Michael Connolly, group program manager, and Jim Horne,…
Enterprise Engineering Center works with big companies. Emphasis on big. You know, banks, oil companies, and other companies with huge data centers.
What do they do? They help big companies test out new enterprise products. For instance, say a large company with hundreds of thousands of…
Joe Morris, lead program manager, on
Windows XP Embedded has a chat with Mike Hall about Windows embedded about what's involved in developing for XP embedded. If you're interested, take a listen, or head over to the
MSDN Embedded Developer Center.