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Book Review: Microsoft Windows Azure Development Cookbook

Cloud computing is certainly one of the hot topics in today’s technology landscape. As such, more and more books on the topic are starting to emerge. There are books on cloud computing in general. There are books providing an overview,

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Many New Windows Azure Platform Features – Part 2

The first day of BUILD sure was exciting.  We got to see a lot of what Microsoft has been working on for the next version of Windows.  I’m really excited about what the feature holds.  It’s sure to be a

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Deploying My First Windows Azure AppFabric Application

In my last post I walked through the basic steps on creating my first Windows Azure AppFabric Application.  In this post I’m going to walk through the steps to get that basic application deployed and running in the new Windows

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Creating My First Windows Azure AppFabric Application

Microsoft recently made available the Windows Azure AppFabric June CTP to get started developing Windows Azure AppFabric applications.  Read the announcement post from the AppFabric Team for a good overview of the Azure AppFabric application model.  Be sure to download the

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Windows Azure AppFabric Caching Service – It’s Alive!!

The Windows Azure AppFabric Caching Service was released yesterday as a production service.  Previously this service has been available as a CTP service only.  I’m thrilled to see this service being made available now as a production level service.  I

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