WinFS: Is Cairo Finally Arriving?

August 30, 2005

Technology

Sorry about the Cairo joke. But there sure is a lot of stuff starting to appear regarding WinFS. And for those not following WinFS, it is the “object-oriented” filesystem that Microsoft has dropped from the upcoming Windows Vista release – yet it is seeing the light of day already. This filesystem has been a design point for Windows for almost a decade. But despite the redefinition and repeated delays, it is great to begin to see WinFS. So here is the current scoop…

I am debating whether or not to attempt WinFS on any existing systems. I think I’ll wait until I get some early feedback from the field. Nevertheless, I am excited that such a long-standing vision is finally finding its way into the hands of the customer community.

-CyclingRoo-

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