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MS sets UK, Irish dates for DevDays tour

Microsoft has set UK and Irish dates for its mammoth 'DevDays' tour for developers to get to grips with its new wave of client-server, Internet and intranet tools. The tour is to cover over 80 sites in 40 countries.

Microsoft has set UK and Irish dates for its mammoth 'DevDays' tour for developers to get to grips with its new wave of client-server, Internet and intranet tools. The tour is to cover over 80 sites in 40 countries.

The UK events are: Dublin, March 20; Edinburgh, March 24; London, March 25; and Birmingham, March 26. DevDays will be launched with a satellite link-up with Microsoft chairman and CEO Bill Gates.

Products covered will include Visual Basic, Visual J++, Visual InterDev, Visual C++, Transaction Server, FoxPro and Office 97 Developer Edition.

The registration fee is £99 + VAT before March 1 or £129 + VAT afterwards. The telephone booking number is 0990-228811, or 1-800-709704 from Ireland and more information is at the DevDays Web site.