Windows 10 and the mystery of the ghost cloud

During the presentation of the preview of Windows 10, the Azure service which is one of the best assets of Microsoft, made figure conspicuously absent. In September 2011, when Windows ...

Microsoft has VM Depot, a community repository of Open Source services for Azure

To promote the establishment of an open source community around Azure, Microsoft presented its draft Community portal VM Depot, the idea is to centralize open applications can be deployed ...

Microsoft has VM Depot, a community repository of Open Source services for Azure.

To promote the establishment of an open source community around Azure, Microsoft presented its draft Community portal VM Depot, the idea is to centralize open applications can be deployed ...

What you need to know about Windows Azure services

Microsoft is famous for saying it’s "all in" with cloud computing, and for developers, there’s been a lot of information, code and features to sink their teeth into. But ...

Azure CDN (Content Delivery Network) In Your App

The Windows Azure CDN is a convenient way for application developers to minimize latency that geographically dispersed application users will experience. As of  as of February 2010, ...

Connect to a SQL Azure Database Using SQLCMD or SSMS

As at launch in January 2010 SSMS can connect to SQL Azure, but the object browser does not work. Ensure that you have setup the SQL Azure firewall to allow your IP to connect to ...

SQL Azure Firewall – How To

SQL Azure comes with a built-in  firewall, through which all connection attempts to a SQL Azure database must pass. By  default the firewall blocks all access to the database even ...

Programming Cloud-based applications using Visual Studio 2010 – First look

Introduction: This article aims to provide a brief introduction to cloud programming using Visual Studio 2010. Definitions Cloud: Per Wikipedia “Cloud computing is Internet-based ...

WCF service in Windows Azure

Prerequisite VS 2010 Beta Windows AZURE SDK should be installed on the system. Step 1 Open Visual Studio 2010 as an administrator. Select File -> New -> Cloud Service. Click ...

CRUD Operation on Azure table Part II

Step 1 Login to your Azure portal with your live credential.  After your successful login , you can see the below screen . Just click on New Service. Step 2 Then you need to ...