We are pleased to inform you that
IFS Plugfest 28
has been scheduled. Here are some preliminary event details:
Monday, April 25th to Friday, April 29th, 2016
. The event begins at 9am and ends at 6pm each day, except for Friday when it ends at 3pm
Building 37, rooms 1717-1727, Microsoft Campus, Redmond, Washington, USA.
Independent Software Vendors (ISVs) and developers writing file system filter drivers and/or network filter driver for Windows
– There is no cost to attend this event. Attendees are responsible for their own travel and lodging.
Compatibility testing with Windows vNext and other file system filters as well as network filter drivers
Ensuring end users have a smooth upgrade from Windows 7 and above to Windows vNext
The opportunity to test products extensively for interoperability with other vendors' products and with Microsoft products. This has traditionally been a great way to understand interoperability scenarios and flush out any interoperability-related bugs.
Talks and informative sessions organized by the File System Filters & Network Filter team about topics that affect the filter driver community.
Opportunities to meet with the file system team, the network team, the cluster team, and various other teams at Microsoft and get answers to technical questions.
To register, please fill in the
before February 19
2016. We will follow up through email to confirm your registration. Due to constraints in space and resources at this Plugfest, ISVs are required to limit their participation to a
maximum of two persons representing a product
to be tested for interoperability issues. There will be no exceptions to this rule, so please plan for the event accordingly. Please look for messages from firstname.lastname@example.org for registration confirmation.