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Now Available: Microsoft Windows Azure Guide

Now Available: Microsoft Windows Azure Guide

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The Microsoft patterns & practices Windows Azure Architecture Guide - Part I is now available on MSDN. 

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This guide focuses on a migration scenario.  It walks through migrating a custom expense tracking and reimbursement system to the cloud.

Chapters

Key Topics

  • Asynchronous processing, blobs, and shared access signatures
  • Authentication and authorization
  • Automating deployment and managing environments
  • Background processing and performance considerations
  • Data access
  • Development life cycle
  • Pricing and cost considerations
  • Session management
  • Terminology and components
  • Using Windows Azure table storage

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