David M Smith

A member of the Gartner Blog Network

Archives for February, 2009


Good SOA!

by David M. Smith  |  February 9, 2009  |  1 Comment

Warning! If you are not an appreciator of SOA humor, you shouldn’t read this. With all the hoopla over the proclamation of SOA being dead and all, I’ve been listening to discussions about whether it is or not. I keep hearing of ‘good SOA’ and ‘bad SOA”’.  And I can’t stop thinking about naming a [...]

1 Comment »

Category: Uncategorized     Tags:

Windows 7 – Great OS? or the Greatest OS from MSFT?

by David M. Smith  |  February 2, 2009  |  2 Comments

OK, Colbert fans, now that I have your attention.  Of course the real Stephen would ask this tongue in cheek, but I ask it seriously.  I’ve been running Windows 7 beta, and before that the PDC pre-release in production since October.  Having tested many MSFT OSes over the years, including the infamous Longhorn PDC build, [...]

2 Comments »

Category: Uncategorized     Tags: , ,