Build 2012 y la Hackaton (Spanish)

La semana pasada estuve trabajando en uno de los eventos más grandes para los desarrolladores: la conferencia “Build” de Microsoft, en Redmond, Washington. Tuve el honor de participar como mentor de la Hackaton del evento; una competencia donde los desarrolladores de todo el mundo se reunieron en grupos de hasta 5 personas y desarrollaron apps…


Build 2012 and the Hackathon

Last week I’ve been in working in one of the most amazing events for developers in the world: Microsoft’s Build Conference, in Redmond, Washington. I had the honor to participate as a mentor of the event’s Hackathon; a competition where developers from around the world gathered in groups of at most 5 people and built…


Windows Azure Mobile Services

La semana pasada, Microsoft anunció el preview de Windows Azure Mobile Services que le permite a los desarrolladores usar la nube para construir aplicaciones modernas para dispositivos que corran Windows 8 de cara a la disponibilidad de Windows 8 en Octubre. Estos servicios aceleran el proceso de desarrollo habilitando elementos en el backend como el…


Videos de Windows Azure DevCamp y workshop disponibles!

Para quienes no hayan estado o quienes quieran revivirlos, ya están disponibles en Channel9 los videos del evento de lanzamiento de Windows Azure en la Argentina y de un workshop que se dió seguidamente con especialistas del tema (gracias Fernando Arámburu y equipo de Nuba y Martin Salias y equipo de Southworks!). Para quienes quieran…


Windows Azure available in Argentina!!!

It was a long wait but it was well worth it! As part of its Spring Release announcements, Windows Azure is now available in 48 new countries, including Argentina!! Yes, you can now go ahead and register with your local credit card and even start a 90-day free trial in www.windowsazure.com and if you are in…


The new Windows Azure

As I mentioned earlier, we are living exciting moments around Windows Azure. As Scott Gu announced, today we are releasing a major set of improvements to Windows Azure including a new Admin Portal and Command Line Tools, durable virtual machines, web sites!!! You will find more details at Windows Azure’s blog and Windows Azure’s site, don’t miss today’s…


Windows Azure Events

It’s a really interesting time if you want to catch up on the latest around Windows Azure! Here are 2 events you shouldn’t miss: Meet Windows Azure (June 7th in San Francisco and streaming live) As explained in the Windows Azure blog, “Meet Windows Azure”, a special event that brings together developers and tech entrepreneurs…


Architects breakfast in Microsoft Argentina

One of the events I enjoyed the most prior to joining Microsoft was the architects’ meetings and now I’ve been given the possibility to organize such events  so I’d like to share with you some details of the latest meeting: We gathered with ~40 architects from a wide spectrum of local organizations and kicked off…


Windows Azure 5 Month Pass for Educators

As part of my activities as Evangelist in the DPE team I joined 2 weeks ago, I’ve been working with some Universities and academic institutions that are including Windows Azure as part of their curricula. I think this is an exciting initiative that we are glad to help with, but what’s more exciting is the possibility for those…