Microsoft announced the beta for Microsoft(r) Office Live Communications Server 2005 (LCS 2005). This was codenamed "Vienna". This is a new edition of the 2003 version that is
currently available. This server provides instant messaging and presence-awareness. Nominations for the beta are being taken by Microsoft for this product that is due to release by the end of the year.
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Bradley L. Jones
Packaged application development teams frequently operate with limited testing environments due to time and labor constraints. By virtualizing the entire application stack, packaged application development teams can deliver business results faster, at higher quality, and with lower risk.
The first phase of API management was about realizing the business value of APIs. This next wave of API management enables the hyper-connected enterprise to drive and scale their businesses as API models become more complex and sophisticated. Today, real world product launches begin with an API program and strategy in mind. This API-first approach to development will only continue to increase, driven by an increasingly interconnected web of devices, organizations, and people.
To support this rapid growth, …