Behind The Code

Occasionally the Technical Community Network group sits down with some of Microsoft’s most influential technical employees to capture their stories. Instead of examining specific technologies, BTC takes a closer look at the person, the career and what it takes to produce world-class software. Join the Friends of Behind the Code Facebook group.
  • Tony Williams: Co-inventor of COM
  • Rob Short: Operating System Evolution
    58 minutes, 22 seconds
  • Conversation with scientist, engineer and database legend Jim Gray
    1 hour, 2 minutes, 43 seconds
  • Peter Spiro: The power of having fun, building great databases, and leadership
    58 minutes, 38 seconds
  • Rebecca Norlander - Challenge and Success
    58 minutes, 35 seconds
  • Terry Crowley: On the History and Evolution of the Internet
    58 minutes, 33 seconds
  • Richard Ward: Windows Architecture - Past, Present and Future
    58 minutes, 34 seconds
  • Nick Baker: Xbox Architecture
    59 minutes, 7 seconds
  • Minds, Machines, and Intelligence: A Conversation with Eric Horvitz
    59 minutes, 54 seconds
  • Catharine van Ingen: Software Architecture, Global Warming, MIPS and Hydrology
    58 minutes, 33 seconds