We're seeing more and more examples everyday of customers and partners either using or wanting to use Microsoft Office 2003 as a Smart Client for business applications that collect, analyze, manipulate, or present information, that uses the power available on the desktop, and that enables the end user to work in a very familiar environment.

Here are just a few links to get you started if you're new to Office 2003 Development:

To see what's new in Visual Studio 2005 Tools for Office click here. We'll post deeper content next week specifically on VSTO2 -- their team Blog is here.