The Buzz: June 11, 2001
.Net Meets Real World; Back to School for the FCCCORPORATE PARTNERS
.Net Meets Real WorldMicrosoft chairman and chief software Architect Bill Gates (above) met with eWeeks Corporate Partners last week at the company campus in Redmond, Wash. Gates and the Corporate Partners discussed Microsofts .Net initiative, XML Web services and their business potential. The CPs also met with product managers for Windows XP, Windows servers, Office XP, SharePoint Portal Server and a number of other enterprise apps. "It was an opportunity for the Corporate Partners to get info from the source and to in turn provide the real-world perspective and contextual experience Microsoft and other vendors need to hear," said Herb Bethoney, eWeek Corporate Partner Director.
Back to School for the FCC