Free Windows Azure for One Month

  Want free access to Windows Azure for a month to try out a new idea?  Now you can: Learn about the Windows Azure platform with no steep learning curve With Windows Azure you pay only for what you use, scale up when you need capacity and pull back when you don’t. We’re offering a…


Imagine Cup 2011 Worldwide Finals in New York

It’s a theme of global proportions. Imagine Cup 2011 Theme: Imagine a world where technology helps solve the toughest problems. It might sound lofty. And perhaps a little ambitious. But when it comes down to it, this year’s theme couldn’t be more relevant. The United Nations has identified some of the world’s toughest problems in…


News Flash: Try Windows Azure for One Month Free!

Hot news flash:  You can now try  Windows Azure and SQL Azure for a month – FREE!  Now you can do this with the Windows Azure One Month Pass USA.  Through this unique offer, US developers can get a one month pass to try out Windows Azure and SQL Azure – without having to submit…


SQL Azure Performance, The Missing SQL Server Agent and SQL Azure Labs

Improving Your SQL Azure I/O Performance The SQL Azure team has done a post on improving SQL Azure I/O performance. This blog post talks about how to detect queries which use a high amount of I/O and how to increase the performance of your I/O on SQL Azure. I Miss You SQL Server Agent: Part…