The Strategic Architect Forum (SAF) conference was hosted at the Microsoft Conference Center in Redmond over three days during November 2007. All the keynotes and informational sessions are available for download at the SAF recorded sessions site.

Topics include:

  • Changing the World with Software and Services
  • Project Astoria: Data Services for the Web
  • Anatomy of An S+S Application
  • Unified Communications: Breaking VoIP Barriers
  • Composite Application Architectures Using the 2007 Office System
  • A Data-driven Approach To Distributed, Concurrent Software
  • A Look Into Microsoft Research
  • Claims-Based Identity Layer For The "New Internet"
  • The Reality Of The Cloud And The Future Of The Datacenter
  • Mining Lightning For The Cloud
  • User Experience for Architects
  • Windows Live Platform: Making Better End User Experiences
  • Duet: An Enterprise S+S Offering From Microsoft And SAP
  • Dynamic IT
  • Amazon.com's Simple Storage Service, Elastic Compute Cloud, and Simple Queue Service
  • Lessons Learned from the Web's Edge: MySpace
  • Leading Geeks: How to Manage and Lead People Who Deliver Technology