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Today we are simplifying the development experience on Windows Azure with three updates—a new version of the Windows Azure SDK, a new Windows Azure HPC Scheduler SDK, and an updated Windows Azure Platform Training Kit. Whether you are already using Windows Azure or looking for the right moment to get started, these updates make it easier than ever to build applications on Windows Azure.
Here are the details:
The Windows Azure SDK for .NET includes the following new features:
For more information on Windows Azure Tools for Visual Studio 2010, see What’s New in the Windows Azure Tools.
Click here to download the Windows Azure SDK via the Web Platform Installer.
Windows Azure HPC Scheduler SDK
Working in conjunction with the Windows Azure SDK for .NET, the Windows Azure HPC Scheduler SDK contains modules and features that developers can use to create compute-intensive, parallel applications that can scale in Windows Azure. The Windows Azure HPC Scheduler SDK enables developers to define a Windows Azure deployment that includes:
To download and access more information on the Windows Azure HPC Scheduler SDK, visit http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windowsazure/hh545593.aspx.
Today’s updates arm developers with the latest tools for Visual Studio and open new doors for authoring HPC workloads in Windows Azure. This is part of our ongoing commitment to deliver world-class services in a simple and flexible way to customers.
For more information on all updates visit http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windowsazure/hh552718.aspx.