December, 2011

TOP STORIES
Get Started With Azure NOW!
Get a FREE 90-day Windows Azure Trial
Get the Windows Azure Tools and SDK

See Jim O'Neil's post detailing the New, Improved, No-Risk Windows Azure Trial!

Get the Windows Azure Tools and SDK
Attention MSDN Subscribers: You’ve already got FREE Azure services included in your subscription.  Don’t let them go to waste. Activate them now!
  • Jim O'Neil - Technology Evangelist

    Windows Azure Trial Account Spending Limit

    • 6 Comments
    A couple of weeks ago, Microsoft announced a number of new features for Windows Azure including a revamped subscription process making it easier than ever to try out the platform. In pointing out the risk-free nature of the offers in a previous post ...
  • Jim O'Neil - Technology Evangelist

    The New, Improved Windows Azure Trial

    • 2 Comments
    Last week was a big step forward for Windows Azure. There was storm of new technology announcements, highlighted at the Learn Windows Azure event (held in Redmond, streamed live, and available for viewing on Channel 9 ): Node.js support Updates...
  • JrzyShr Dev Guy

    Windows Azure Dev Camps - Fall 2011 Series Re-Cap

    • 0 Comments
    Well, five cities and two weeks on the road and the East Coast Windows Azure Dev Camps have come to a close. The tour started in Raleigh, NC on 12/5, and then made its way through Farmington, CT (Hartford), New York City, Malvern, PA (Philly), and Chevy...
  • US ISV Evangelism

    ISV Case Study: Add Geo-location with iLink GIS Framework on Windows Azure

    • 0 Comments

    Frameworks are pre-built code libraries and well defined business processes that are designed to facilitate software development and implementation of business processes. Developers can use frameworks to speed up the development of solutions and products. iLink Systems provides solution frameworks that are nearly complete solutions of pre-built code that can be used to reduce time to market, support best practices, reduce delivery cost and improve ROI.

    Once a potential need has been pinpointed, these frameworks can be leveraged individually, in parts or in combination with other frameworks. Frameworks are consumable by ASP.NET, Silverlight apps, or Web Services and tie in data from various formats, including Windows Azure data storage and SQL Azure. iLink’s Geographical Information System (GIS) Framework enables to add Geolocation to solutions and products by offering rich visualization of geography sensitive data.

    ...
  • Jim O'Neil - Technology Evangelist

    Photo Mosaics Part 8: Caching

    • 0 Comments
    My previous post in this series - on the use of the Service Bus within the Azure Photo Mosaics application – for all intents and purposes completed the explanation of all of the application features, but there’s an alternative implementation that I had...
  • JrzyShr Dev Guy

    New Developer Centers on WindowsAzure.com

    • 0 Comments
    On December 10, 2011, a new version of WindowsAzure.com went live.  There are many improvements and a ton of new things to check out.  My teammate Jim O’Neil recently covered a key improvement in getting started with The New, Improved No-Risk...
  • JrzyShr Dev Guy

    OneNote + SkyDrive + Windows Phone == Migraine Cure?!

    • 0 Comments
    I don’t watch TV that often. But when I do, it’s usually via a DVR where I skip through the commercials.  So, I’m normally oblivious to whatever the trendy ads are that people are talking about at the water cooler.  There’s one exception to...
  • JrzyShr Dev Guy

    Reminder: US East Coast Windows Azure Dev Camps Start 12/5

    • 0 Comments
    I Last month, I posted here about the upcoming Windows Azure Dev Camps I will be hosting with my teammates Brian Hitney and Jim O’Neil.  Just a reminder that we’re kicking our 5 city tour off on Monday down in Raleigh, NC at North Carolina State...
  • JrzyShr Dev Guy

    Congratulations Rock Paper Azure Challenge Week #2 Winners!

    • 0 Comments
    It’s Friday night, that means another five Rock Paper Azure Challenge contestants just got $50 Best Buy gift cards! Week #2 of the challenge ended at 6pm EST on 12/2/2011. Congratulations to the following players for having the Top 5 bots for Week...
  • Jim O'Neil - Technology Evangelist

    The Cloud Rocks: Learn Windows Azure

    • 0 Comments
    Onward and upward!  Microsoft’s cloud computing platform is just about two years old now, but the industry as a whole is still in its adolescence, so there’s no time like the present to get involved and learn how leveraging our Platform-as-a-Service...
Page 1 of 2 (18 items) 12