Now Available: Open Source Windows Azure Active Directory Libraries for iOS and Android

Posted by Jose Miguel Parrella Microsoft Interoperability Strategy The gift-giving started early this week for developers looking to add Windows Azure Active Directory’s enterprise-level identity features to their applications and services, as MS Open Tech released alpha versions of new iOS and Android open source libraries.   Now developers can authenticate users of cloud and…

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Spotlight on Microsoft Research: Ready For Time Travel – ChronoZoom Transports Students and Teachers through History

Posted by Jose Miguel Parrella Microsoft Interoperability Strategy ChronoZoom, the award-winning open source cross-platform timeline that captures the “history of everything,” continues to make waves in the education space. This time, Microsoft Research’s Donald Brinkman has teamed up with the National Council of Social Studies, the American Historical Association, LearnNC from the University of North…

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From Santa’s Village to Your Chimney: NORAD and Internet Explorer Deliver Holiday Cheer to Any Device

Posted by Amy GreenDirector, Worldwide Marketing and Operations Since 1955, Santa fans of all ages have tracked his reindeer-guided route with the help of the North American Aerospace Defense Command’s (NORAD’s) radar, satellites and jet fighters. This year, Microsoft joined the fun to create an interactive experience that extends to any device with the launch…

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First InterOpConf Brings Open Source Communities and Microsoft Together in Central Europe

Posted by Jose Miguel Parrella Microsoft Interoperability Strategy Earlier this month, I participated in the first InterOpConf event, which highlighted solutions resulting from work between open source communities and Microsoft, showing how even competing technologies can work together to deliver value for enterprise customers. 65 members from open source communities within Poland and across Europe…

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Node Windows Hackathon: Improving the Node Experience on Windows

Posted by Amy GreenDirector, Worldwide Marketing and Operations Recently the Microsoft Open Technologies, Inc. team hosted the first Node Windows Hackathon, bringing together Node.js developers to learn about new tools and work together on innovative scenarios and features.   “Our goal for the hackathon was simply to begin fostering a community of Node developers we…

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