Via the Interoperability Webcast Series site, I noticed the following scheduled webcasts (under the 'Other Java/Unix' tab):
MSDN Webcast: Mono: Interoperating with Linux the Easy Way (Level 200)
02/08/2005 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM PST
How do you go about retrieving data from a MySQL database hosted on a Linux server? This webcast, led by renowned presenter Joe Hummel, will offer different strategies for solving this problem, including the use of Mono (the open-source .NET platform for Linux) to build Web service and remoting-base...
MSDN Webcast: Mono: Running .NET Applications on Linux (Level 200)
02/01/2005 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM PST
What is Mono? Is it contagious? It could be… Join renowned webcast speaker Joe Hummel for an overview of Mono, the open source .NET platform for Linux. Learn about the capabilities of Mono and its possible uses in your enterprise. This webcast is the first in a two-part series; Part 2 will air on Fe...
Hmmm... for no official stance on Mono, it's interesting to see that they are advocating the discussion of Mono as a form of interoperability between Windows and Linux.