Not like a typical beta-tester, Markezich team in new product release often swing problem. In fact, as "eat dog food" part of the program, he has the power to put off a software product formally put into production (RTM) of the time, if the Office 2007 software product not accord with development team previously set goals and expectations of words.
"If in a certain stage, we did not reach the stage of the scheduled target, we will not permit the product development team to the next stage, it is all for the final product to formal operation. If we can’t in the software before the official launch a year, or even a year and a half to two years, and achieve formal operation to the age of standard, we will not permit the product into the market."
Talking about Windows Vista, Markezich and Mr. We Shared a part of the Microsoft to
He added: "the testing system is the extension of software development team; in each product to release, we all before its quality guarantee, and make signs his name."
"Eat dog food" program began in Office 2010 software development team, they need in the software alph (contd content) a "letter nets to software to trial; stage Then, project leader will through Microsoft’s internal advertising and knowledge competition to invite volunteers join Beta Co. version of the test. After a while, you can find in the Microsoft internal the countless employees are try out this "issued the first version" software.