Stories by John Fontana

Another Key Exec Out at Microsoft

Paul Maritz, who was leading Microsoft's efforts to woo developers to its new .NET platform, has announced he is leaving the company for personal reasons.

Microsoft's BizTalk hits beta

Microsoft on Monday released the first beta of BizTalk Server 2000, which is designed to integrate applications and business partner networks using XML.

Microsoft's Tahoe Server Creating Some Confusion

Microsoft Corp. is finally ready to test a document management and collaboration server that has been in development for more than a year, but the software is likely to leave IT executives scratching their heads over when and where to use it.

Gates Expounds on DOJ, His Net Focus

Microsoft Chairman and Chief Software Architect Bill Gates met with Network World Senior Editor John Fontana last week at NetWorld+Interop 2000 to talk about the antitrust case against his company and a variety of technology matters, including the role of XML, security standards, application service providers and those ever-present viruses.

MS/DoJ: Microsoft witness claims no harm done

Microsoft's defence in its antitrust trial today revisited the argument that it has not hurt consumers by giving away its browser software and integrating it into its Windows operating system.