Microsoft’s point man on Linux

My spin: FYI…
Cnet News Clip: Around Microsoft’s campus, some colleagues jokingly refer to Martin Taylor as their Joe Friday. The story goes that whenever they begin gushing about the company’s latest product or technology, he routinely demands the data that would clinch such claims with customers.
In the software business, where companies routinely hype their newest releases to the heavens, Microsoft is no stranger to hyperbole. But the gathering momentum behind Linux provides Taylor, the software maker’s newly appointed general manager for platform strategies, with extra incentive to promote his just-the-facts, ma’am, approach. (full story)