BizTalk Service is a next generation Microsoft solution on SOA being built to support thier Software + Services architecture. The solution is available in CTP (Community Technology Preview) at this time. You may download the SDK @

Microsoft claims that BizTalk Services will be some kind of Service Bus available via the Internet cloud where they offer multiple services like Identity, Connectivity, Relay Binding and Message Flow using their .NET 3.5 technologies like WCF, WF and CardSpace. Not sure yet as to what role BizTalk Server will play into this Cloud Service model.


Amazing – a bottle that filters water in it and make it drinkable.

You may read more about it in this link –;jsessionid=3R3S1NAZ1X2NVQFIQMFCFFWAVCBQYIV0?xml=/news/2007/09/12/nwater112.xml

Silverlight Dev Camp

September 4, 2007

Anyone interested in Silverlight? Join the Silverlight Dev Camp in SF hosted by Microsoft.

Here is the link: