Microsoft Opens Up With More Interoperability

MicrosoftMicrosoft has posted a new announcement regarding several updates to how they handle APIs, documentation and interoperability today. The announcement is regarding the following products: Windows Vista (including the .NET Framework), Windows Server 2008, SQL Server 2008, Office 2007, Exchange Server 2007, and Office SharePoint Server 2007. The four principles that have been declared are:

  1. ensuring open connections
  2. promoting data portability
  3. enhancing support for industry standards
  4. fostering more open engagement with customers and the industry, including open source communities.

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