What happened to the Microsoft Blueprints project on codeplex?

May 6, 2009 at 9:31 AM
Edited May 6, 2009 at 9:56 AM
A few weeks ago I downloaded a CTP version of the Microsoft Blueprint Manager from http://www.codeplex.com/blueprints. But right now, this link is not available anymore. MSDN articles are still referring to it.. Has Microsoft discontinued developemnt of MS Blueprints?

May 7, 2009 at 1:11 PM

in short - I have no idea. I was really surprised to hear that the codeplex project has been pulled - it was news to me! I've send a couple of emails to Michael Leyman - the guy in charge of the project - asking what the roadmap is and when we could expect the next release (as I had raised a large number of bugs) - but have had no replies at all. I'll see if I can get any more info.


May 18, 2009 at 6:36 PM

Any word on this?  I heard there was a reorg and the people on this project were pulled into patterns & practices (a good thing!), but I can't find out what happened to Blueprints.

May 18, 2009 at 8:45 PM

I heard the same. I've asked a few people and none have come back with a comment. I'm waiting for people to catch up on mail after TechEd - and will post anything as soon as I hear. I really hope it isn't dead in the water.

Jun 10, 2009 at 10:44 AM

Blueprints RIP (for the time being anyhow)



Jun 10, 2009 at 12:22 PM

Too bad.

Thanks for the update.


Bert-Jan Lappenschaar
IS&D Utrecht / Credit Risk IT
Senior Developer

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Blueprints RIP (for the time being anyhow)



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