Microsoft has 1000 employees working on Windows 7

Posted on Saturday, Aug 23 2008 @ 12:47 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck
The Windows 7 team published a new blog post about the development of this new operating system. This time it's an introduction of the Windows 7 development team, according to the post there are 25 teams working on Windows 7 and each of these teams has an average of 40 developers. More details over here.

Here's a list of the main feature teams for Windows 7:
  • Applets and Gadgets
  • Assistance and Support Technologies
  • Core User Experience
  • Customer Engineering and Telemetry
  • Deployment and Component Platform
  • Desktop Graphics
  • Devices and Media
  • Devices and Storage
  • Documents and Printing
  • Engineering System and Tools
  • File System
  • Find and Organize
  • Fundamentals
  • Internet Explorer (including IE 8 down-level)
  • International
  • Kernel & VM
  • Media Center
  • Networking - Core
  • Networking - Enterprise
  • Networking - Wireless
  • Security
  • User Interface Platform
  • Windows App Platform


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    Thomas has been messing with computer since early childhood and firmly believes the Internet is the best thing since sliced bread. Enjoys playing with new tech, is fascinated by science, and passionate about financial markets. When not behind a computer, he can be found with running shoes on or lifting heavy weights in the weight room.



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