Find out how Microsoft and open source ecosystems working together add value

In a new blog post, S. Somasegar, corporate vice president of the Developer Division at Microsoft, shares his perspectives on openness at Microsoft and the value of working with open source ecosystems.

“Figuring out how to contribute to those ecosystems, and add new value on top of everything they are already doing is something our team is constantly thinking about,” hesays in a Q-and-A interview. “We now build on and contribute to open source projects across the industry, including libgit2, the ASP.NET Web stack, Node.js, and TypeScript.” 

Somasegar also shares insights about the spirit of openness, Microsoft’s commitment to it, the release of TypeScript, his favorite technology innovation and where he gets his best work done.

Head over to the Openness@Microsoft blog to read the Q&A.

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Athima Chansanchai
Microsoft News Center Staff