Sam Ramji: Donating code to an established, consensus-driven organization such as the Apache Software Foundation benefits both our customers and the open source community at large
Reminds me of a quote:
Perhaps... in several thousand years... your people, and mine, shall meet to reach an agreement. You are still half savage... but there is hope.
When I joined IBM, it was the undisputed evil empire. Here’s hoping that Microsoft makes the journey successfully.