Larry Franks and Brian Swan on Open Source and Device Development in the Cloud
It's been a busy week here, trying to get things done before everyone goes on vacation next week. Unfortunately this hasn't left a lot of time for collecting links, hopefully you'll find that quality is better than quantity. :)
How to Upload an Image to Windows Azure Storage: How to use the Windows Azure SDK for Node and Windows Azure Mobile Services to generate a shared access signature for blob storage, and then use the Windows Azure Storage Client Library 2.0 for Windows Runtime to upload images to the shared access signature from a Windows Store app. Whew!
Announcing TypeScript 0.8.1: Now with debugging with source maps.
Deploying Ruby on Rails in Windows Azure using the Linux Command-Line Tools (Part 1): Thomas Conté will show you how to deploy a set of Linux Virtual Machines running in Windows Azure, running the Ruby on Rails stack with a MongoDB back-end. The challenge is to do it without ever touching a Windows client machine, and using only the Linux command-line tools.
Deploying Ruby on Rails and MongoDB in Windows Azure Using Command-Line Tools (part 2): Following up VM creation from Part 1, Thomas Conté walks through installing MongoDB and Ruby.
Integrating Windows Azure Web Sites with an On-Premises Database(VIDEO - 30 min): Brady Gaster shows how to use Windows Azure Web Sites in conjunction with the Windows Azure Service Bus to connect a website hosted in the cloud to an on-premises database.
Have a great weekend!