Azure and Silverlight expert Aussie previews new book
@DavidBurela "Microsoft #Silverlight and Windows #Azure Enterprise Integration"
Japaense Nuclear monitoring site from Azure Technical Specialist Haruo Shibuya
Travelocity case study and video on their cloud travel analytics system.
How to Deploy a Hadoop Cluster on Windows Azure
I registered for the free Microsoft REMIX keynote. You should too here. Here the finalists of the Windows Azure My Concept Rules!
Tim Buntel presents at:
Melbourne: Introducing Jasco 2SQL - Data migration faster and easier
Well worth checking out RHoK #3 Fri, 06/03/2011 - Sun, 06/05/2011
TechEd (US) Windows Azure sessions available here
What happens when you VIP Swap on existing production instance?
A VIP swap enables you to swap the staging and production deployments. If you in production and have no staging you cannot VIP swap
Both deployments remain online during the swap process
Windows Azure will stop and upgrade the services contained in each upgrade domain, so if you have distributed your roles in several upgrade domains your service will be responsive in a upgrade process.
Yes but Diagnostic Tools may be better than using SSIS and generating a report.
There are some old articles on SSIS or you could use some storage to extract data first
Example tools include