The service lets developers create testing environments on the fly.
Web App Installer centralized management of ASP.NET and PHP-based open source Web apps.
A rethink of the security feature will happen with Microsoft's next OS, expected in late 2009, at earliest.
Tokeener case study serves as an example of writing low-defect, highly-reliable code, researchers claim.
IT admins will see nearly a dozen security fixes on Tuesday, according to Microsoft.
A Microsoft talk fielded expert opinions on Vista upgrades and how system performance is affected.
Microsoft's database management system did well on the TPC-E processing test, but the competition doesn't use that benchmark.
A pre-beta of Microsoft's newest operating system will be available in late October at the developer event.
New Security Development Lifecycle tools and services will be available in November.
Testing tools vendor Ranorex's new automated application-testing solution supports C#, VB.NET, Python and C++ languages.
Why software development as a repeatable business process may work for you.
The newly launched Web browser uses Microsoft's Windows Template Library, and other open source code.
Internet Explorer's usability has improved with the latest beta version.
The latest beta includes features designed to match user 'flow' while surfing the Web, says the IE8 dev team.
UrlScan 3.0, a security add-on to Microsoft's IIS Web server, is now available in its Release-to-Web version.
Microsoft plans to invest further in its Novell SuSE Linux interop deal.
The new tool is designed to help managers assess code quality before it's shipped.
N-BRAIN's exec talks about the integration of mixins and plug-ins in the company's new collaborative development tool.
The Linux Foundation released Beta 3 of a utility that helps ensure applications will work across multiple Linux flavors.
The solution is designed to simulate architectural dependencies and test SOA components.