PDC 2008

The Professional Developers Conference (PDC) is the definitive developer event focused on the technical strategy of the Microsoft developer platform. Attendees come from around the world to learn about the Microsoft developer platform directly from the people who make it happen.

The PDC is for developers, architects and technology leaders who are involved in making strategic technology decisions for their company or organization.


  • A Lap around "Oslo"
  • Improving .NET Application Performance and Scalability
  • Parallel Programming for C++ Developers in the Next Version of Microsoft Visual Studio
  • Parallel Programming for Managed Developers with the Next Version of Microsoft Visual Studio
  • "Oslo": The Language
  • "Oslo": Repository and Models
  • Live Labs Web Sandbox: Securing Mash-ups, Site Extensibility, and Gadgets
  • Microsoft Sync Framework Advances
  • "Oslo": Building Textual DSLs
  • Microsoft Visual Studio: Customizing and Extending the Development Environment