Symposia at PDC: Parallel Computing and Getting Your Head in the Cloud
Average: 0Countdown to PDC2008: The chair of the PDC Symposia joins Mike and Jennifer this week to talk about the detailed workshops that will be offered on the last day of the conference. Parallel Computing – A Detailed Look at How Multi-Core Architectures will Unleash Computing Power and Enable…
Dayline’s Exclusive Interview with the Brain in the Jar
Average: 5(1)Learn where the brain has been since PDC05 in this exclusive interview with Tina Wood. Discover what the brain likes to do when not developing software; why a jar and if it is a mascot for PDC2008? Enjoy!
Badges!? We don’t need no stinkin’ badges…
Average: 5(1)Yes you do if they’re PDC Badges! Collecting PDC Badges is the way for anyone attending PDC to capture their experience at the PDC conference. Find more details on collecting or creating your own Badges from Adam Kinney, the BadgeMaster.
Unveiling Windows 7 to the World: Keynote, Sessions and Pre-Beta Bits
Average: 0Be one of the first to get a look at Windows 7. Steven Sinofsky, Senior Vice President, Windows and Windows Live Engineering Group, will keynote on Tuesday, October 28. Windows 7 is the next major version of the Windows client operating system. With Windows 7 at PDC2008 you will see advances…
Four New Keynote Speakers Announced
Average: 0In our first keynote at PDC2008 Ray Ozzie will talk about the new world of Software Plus Services, with Bob Muglia joining him, to unveil our new Cloud Computing platform. In a second keynote, Ray will return to talk about building immersive user experiences and introduce Steven Sinofsky,…
Announcing Two Symposia at PDC2008
Average: 0Each symposium consists of three related sessions on the last day of PDC, and they provide much more detail about two key topics covered throughout PDC. A Parallel Computing symposium extends the PDC discussion to how multi-core architectures will significantly increase available computing…
PDC2008 Comes Complete with a Hard Drive Chock Full o’Bits
Average: 0Countdown to PDC2008: Maybe we’ve been a little too tight lipped about what we’re going to announce at the PDC this year. We’ve dropped a few hints with some of our recent guests on the show (Amitabh Srivastava, Dave Campbell, Don Box and Chris Anderson, plus John Shewchuck), but folks…
Extending the Data Platform to the Cloud
Average: 0Countdown to PDC2008: Dave Campbell, a Microsoft Technical Fellow and SQL Server guru, talks about what his group has been working on and what they will be unveiling at the PDC. Dave is giving a session on data-driven applications that go from the device to the cloud, and the all important…
Vice President of Cloud, Infrastructure, & Services talks about coming out party
Average: 0Countdown to PDC2008: Amitabh Srivastava, Corporate Vice President of Cloud, Infrastructure, & Services joins Mike and Jennifer to talk about what his team will be revealing at PDC (well, he can’t really say that much yet – you’ll just have to go to the PDC to find out his news). An 11…
First Wave of PDC Sponsors Announced
Average: 0HP and Developer Express, Inc. are this year's Platinum Sponsors. Microsoft thanks these sponsors for their ongoing support and for making PDC2008 possible. Gold, Silver and Gold Media sponsors have also signed up and can be found here.