Wednesday, May 12, 2004

Eating your own dog food (eventually …)

I did a series of articles on SQL Server Reporting Services recently for Australian Developer, and was thrilled when I realized that the whole thing was written in .NET. It feels like Microsoft has taken a long time to start eating there dog food on this one, particularly for groups that don't deal with external developers to the same extent as the tools team.

Longhorn certainly delivers on the promise of managed code ubiquity. Now for Office ...