I happened to stumble across this item via Technorati recently: photos from the System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2008 ship party. The first thing that came to mind was the infamous quote from Mike Neil last year, “Shipping is a feature, too.”
Getting software out the door is about prioritization and tradeoffs. Did they get it right? Let’s see… party under the Seattle Space Needle, or figure out how to fix those PRO Tips bugs?