I'm on my way back from attending this 3 day event in Las Vegas.  I sat in several interesting sessions that covered upcoming Atlas, IE7, Gadgets and other new areas coming from Microsoft.

The thing that jumped out at me is that with the bidirectional publishing that is enabled and vastly simplified with these new tools will create lots of traffic - especially XML.

During the conference everyone just said something to the effect of "we've got broadband, therefore no network issues".  That spells opportunity for F5. Got to run to hop on my flight...