Yesterday in Dallas we had Scott Guthrie (@ScottGu) and the Azure team put on a great event at the Irving Convention Center to show off what’s new in the Microsoft Cloud story and to dive into getting started with the tools and services that make it work.
A discussion of the phenomenon of Amazon's worldwide cloud services, which has centers in the United States, Australia, and Ireland - among other countries.
Microsoft this week announced a new program that will allow hosting service providers to use existing data centers to deliver a white-label version of Azure.
Automation is taking over the world; now it's only a matter of time before machine learning is used to replace humans throughout the industrialized world.
There's a lot of buzz about deploying applications in the cloud, but what about developing applications in the cloud? In my opinion that's the next level of cloud adaptation.
It can be easy as pie to get Spring apps on CloudFoundry, just as long as you follow the tutorial laid out by SpringSource.
Kepes discusses some of the ideas presented by Joe Weinman, the father of cloud economics, who as written a forthcoming book titled "Cloudonomics."
Amazon AWS latest announcement of Multiple IP Addresses for Amazon EC2 Instances support is a great news for SEO and Newsletter markers.
There’s been a lot of discussion about what makes cloud computing different than other forms of computing that have come before.
The problem with Node.js hosting is that it can be confusing; here is a description of its usability with various cloud platforms.
A look at the various services of the Windows Azure PaaS, including compute, storage, connectivity, and management.
On trends in cloud computing, including analysis, communities, investment opportunities, and global markets.
Edison Su, one of the CloudStack developers, built this Ubuntu-based image to make things pretty simple to stand up a development environment.
We have several new ways for you to run your applications in the cloud, and developers want a little guidance on how to pick which options. I hope to provide a little guidance around that.
In today’s business environment, increasing agility and lowering cost is a business imperative.
This project is intended to show how Couchbase can be accessed from ASP.NET apps. You can link through to the GitHub project within.
Ben Kepes reflects on his recent experience at GoogleIO, where Google announced the limited release of its IaaS, Google Compute Engine.
Eric Berg, of the Okta Blog, describes how Okta helps you handle the potential problems that can arise with the unthinkable: when the cloud shuts down.
This article covers challenges a company may face when moving applications to the cloud, as well as what a company should expect once the move is complete.
One of the new features introduced in the spring update to Windows Azure is the ability to use memory in your compute instances for caching.
The other cool feature of this cache is that it supports the Memcache wire protocol, so it can be accessed by any Memcache client. Pretty much all the steps for setting up the Windows Azure Caching preview are performed in config files, so it can be used from any programming language you can publish as a Windows Azure Cloud Service. For this post I'm going to use the RubyRole project as an example.
There are some specific things that Node.js developers need to know about the new Azure web sites feature.
I figured I should be able to take a PHP application that uses the Memcache extension, deploy it as a Windows Azure Web Role, and it should “just work”.
Aaron and Brian talk with Michael Surkan, Director of Product Marketing from Uhuru Software about their new PaaS platform, .NET developers, and open-source communities.
“We can confirm that a large number of instances in a single Availability Zone have lost power due to electrical storms in the area,” Amazon reported at 8:30 pm Pacific time on Friday the 29th.
Amazon’s CDN has enough strategically located datacenters throughout the world to reach your audience with the least amount of lag and fewest hops.