April 2008 - Format Fight
Microsoft finally wins fast-track approval for its Open XML specification. What does it means for future standards efforts? A Q&A with Zend co-founder who talks about the new PHP framework, Yahoo! and open Web standards. Columns on the demise of VB6, Web services in the enterprise, the good and bad of IE8 beta. First public demo of ‘Rosario’ at VSLive! showcases a host of capabilities that focus on integration. Market turmoil challenges developers; interoperability, open source and much more.
The refreshed offerings mark a significant evolution in the Silk family, originally acquired by Borland in the 2006 purchase of Segue Software.