Client Server Service Synergy "Ray Ozzie Keynote at Tech-Ed US 2006"

Tonight Ray Ozzie presented a very enlightening keynote on why software as a service is important (a disruption, to use his term), that it will fundamentally change the way we use computers, and where Microsoft’s implementation of services, Windows Live, is heading. To Ozzie, services are a new important part but not a replacement of […]

Tonight Ray Ozzie presented a very enlightening keynote on why software as a service is important (a disruption, to use his term), that it will fundamentally change the way we use computers, and where Microsoft’s implementation of services, Windows Live, is heading. To Ozzie, services are a new important part but not a replacement of existing technologies, an extension of what exists already.

No demos tonight, just a screenshot of Windows Live Search for the Desktop giving an information worker “one view” of search across SharePoint, desktop, and internet, and a little toying around with Virtual Earth, but Ray Ozzie is an engaging speaker, and it’s well worth watching. The video is still up at Tech Ed Home