In-Depth Features


Running Effective Meetings

Business meetings do not have to be the most despised activity in your work day.

See SPOT Develop Apps

Microsoft''s .NET Micro Framework Software Developers Kit (SDK) integrates with Visual Studio 2005, enabling SPOT devices developers to work in C# in a managed code environment.

Microsoft Ships CTP of WPF/E

Display and play back rich media, 3D and vector graphics, animation, audio, and video with Microsoft''s February CTP of Windows Presentation Foundation/Everywhere.

Taking a Look at CodeGear Turbo Delphi 2006

Turbo Delphi is not the ideal tool for most programmers, but it still gets the job done for many applications.

Architect of the SOA Stack

Oracle's chief middleware architect opens up about Service-Oriented Architecture.

Implement Custom Generic Collections

Take advantage of custom generic collections to manipulate data more easily in real-world applications.

Microsoft Ships SQL Server 2005 SP2

SP2 provides support for Windows Vista and Office 2007, while also offering new data compression, business intelligence, and security capabilities.

Simplify Programmatic File Access

Access files in different locations using the same code, whether the files reside on a file server, a Web server, or an FTP server.

Altiris Tool Creates Vista Installations

Create installations for Windows Vista, 64-bit Windows operating systems, and Windows Mobile 5 devices, and reduce software support costs.

Profile: InterSystems Demonstrates the Benefits of Good Health

Delivering an application platform and database to vertical markets such as health care has propelled InterSystems to a long history of revenue growth.

Microsoft Operations Manager 2007 to RTM

The upcoming release of Operations Manager 2007 will take advantage of Microsoft''s System Definition Model (SDM) and deliver service-oriented management capabilities.

AJAX Goes Golden

Microsoft has shipped ASP.NET 2.0 AJAX toolset for Web developers, formerly known as

Microsoft in Alliance with Teradata

Optimize interoperability between Microsoft''s business intelligence solutions and Teradata''s Enterprise Data Warehouse product.

Find Balance in Your Work

Your activities outside of your job can be as beneficial as your activities within the workplace.

Longhorn Officially Dubbed?

Speculation about the final name ramps up.

The Man Behind the Message

Microsoft's Rob Caron spends his days (and probably nights) trying to keep developers up-to-speed.

The Rich Web Experience -- And Beyond

Scott Guthrie recently sat with VSM to discuss Microsoft's ASP.NET AJAX and the status of other Web-related projects.

Simplify Authentication With WSE 3.0

Web Service Extensions 3.0 enables you to take advantage of new turnkey scenarios to provide more robust and easier-to-use authentication mechanisms in your Web services.

Profile: Virtutech Takes Virtualization to the Next Level

According to Virtutech, today's technology only scratches the surface of what system virtualization offers IT professionals.

Profile: NetManage Makes Connections Happen

A focus on application connectivity has put NetManage in the right place at the right time.