The latest to hit is apparently Microsoft CRM 4.0 RTM, according to this MSDN blog post.
In the past two weeks, the company sparked up a pre-beta of its ""Volta" developer tool for multi-tier apps. Then came early code for" the
"ADO.NET Entity Framework 3.5.
Also http://reddevnews.com/news/article.aspx?editorialsid=9320"> RC1 of Windows Server 2008.
Next down the chute was "Office Live Workspace beta; followed by the beta of Office 2007 service pack 1.
Dec 13 was a red letter day with a beta "Holiday Surprise" beta of "Hyper-V server and" beta of the long-awaited Vista Service Pack 1.
At this rate it would be easy to devote all your waking hours to testing various pre-alpha, alpha, pre-beta, beta builds of a given product or its associated service packs.
That begs the question: Couldn't this time be better spent? Maybe not.
Posted by Barbara Darrow on December 16, 2007 at 11:52 AM
Microsoft's ongoing layoffs are hitting its home turf, with new notices affecting 1,248 people in the Redmond, Bellevue and Issaquah, Wash. areas in May.
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