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  • Blog Post: Practical Azure #16: Windows Azure Traffic Manager

    Ever since Microsoft announced Windows Azure Traffic Manager , for me the term conjures up an image of the dancing traffic cop in Providence, Rhode Island.  While Traffic Manager may not have Tony’s visual impact, there are certainly some similarities in the roles: keep the traffic, whether it be...
  • Blog Post: Practical Azure #15: Windows Azure Virtual Machines (Part 2)

    We looked at Windows Azure Virtual Machines in the last episode from the perspective of creating a VM from a base operating system image, installing software (the Mongoose HTTP server ) and configuring some settings, such as the firewall to enable HTTP traffic. In this follow-on episode , I take that...
  • Blog Post: Practical Azure #14: Windows Azure Virtual Machines (Part 1)

    Three seems to be a popular number in Windows Azure – three data center regions, three types of storage, three replicas of your storage maintained at all times, and three ways to deploy an application. In past episodes of MSDN DevRadio , I covered Web and Worker roles (the Platform-as-a-Service model...
  • Blog Post: Practical Azure #9: Windows Azure Web Sites

    One of the awesome things about Windows Azure is choice. When you deploy an application to the Microsoft cloud you can leverage one of three models, Virtual Machines (Infrastructure-as-a-Service), Cloud Services (Platform-as-a-Service) and Web Sites . For the next several episodes of Practical Azure...
  • Blog Post: Practical Azure #8: SQL Data Sync

    Cabaret not withstanding, it’s data that makes the world go ‘round, and one of the incredibly awesome capabilities you have when using SQL Server and SQL Database in Windows Azure, is the ability to move rather seamlessly between on-premises assets and the cloud. In previous episodes, I covered the concepts...
  • Blog Post: Practical Azure #2: What About Blob?

    As I kick off the coverage of the Windows Azure platform in earnest, join me on Channel 9 for this episode focusing on the use of blob storage in Windows Azure. Download: MP3 MP4 (iPod, Zune HD) High Quality MP4 (iPad, PC) Mid Quality MP4 (WP7, HTML5) High Quality WMV (PC, Xbox, MCE) And here are some...
  • Blog Post: My DevRadio Debut: Practically Azure

    I've jumped on the DevRadio bandwagon and just completed the first episode of “Practically Azure!” (below)  It’s my take at distilling the continually evolving (and sometimes daunting) behemoth of Windows Azure into approachable chunks that you can try out and adopt as part of your own projects...
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