Microsoft Contributes Code to Linux Kernel

Microsoft released about 20,000 lines of device driver code to the Linux Community. The code includes three Linux device drivers, has been submitted to the Linux kernel community for inclusion in the Linux tree.

Sam Ramji, Senior Director of Platform Strategy, and Tom Hanrahan, Director of the Open Source Technology Center, discuss the release of this code under General Public License v2 and how both customer and community demand is driving better integration between Windows and Linux.

More : http://port25.technet.com/archive/2009/07/20/the-hyper-v-linux-integration-components.aspx

Press Release : http://www.microsoft.com/presspass/features/2009/Jul09/07-20LinuxQA.mspx

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