Azure’s Content Delivery Network

You may ask yourself how you can deliver your large files off of Azure Storage?  AKA BLOBS?  Well, we announced a Content Delivery Network (CDN).


Microsoft BizSpark Incubation Week for Azure

         We are hosting a number of startups in the Atlanta office that are interested in moving their web based applications to the Azure platform.  At the end of the week we are going to have a panel of judges evaluate the various applications and choose a winner!  It’s a great opportunity for some free…


Innovation Showcase Headlines – 11/2/2009

The Innovation Showcase is a fantastic collection of the most compelling content that is of interest to the Architect Community. Subscribe, follow and stay connected. Here are this weeks headlines: Windows 7 Bible: Your Complete Guide to the Next Version of Windows from CIO Magazine Automating Azure PDC09 – Register Today Windows 7 Runtime Libraries…


Azure Powershell cmdlets Announced!

I just received some information from Ryan Dunn about the release of the Windows Azure Service Management PowerShell cmdlets.  This is really great stuff for all of you PowerShell users out there!  You can find these for download on Code Gallery.  You can also find all the supported operations on the Code Gallery page. With…


Innovation Showcase Headlines 10/26/2009

Here are the latest headlines form the Innovation Showcase site: Architecture Thought Leaders Gathered in New York Ribbit for Silverlight (R4SL) – Deep Dive Event Intel CEO Paul Otellini Speaks at FoxBusiness About Three Reasons Why Corporations May Not Put Off Upgrading to Windows 7 MSDN Premium and BizSpark – Now improved with Azure Access…


Netflix on Windows 7 Media Center

Several questions were asked during the Innovation Day today about how you can get Netflix on Windows Media Center in Windows 7.  Apparently it will just appear!  I pulled open Media Center after our discussion and behold:     There is was.  More than likely there is some type of download, so be patient and…


Windows7 Innovation Days – Atlanta

Thanks to everyone who attended the Windows 7 Innovation Day in Atlanta!  You can download the presentations here.


MOSS and .Net 3.5

I blogged earlier on how to enable MOSS with .Net 3.5 and had a link to a project on CodePlex that is no longer valid.  Once again, thanks to Kirk Evans for letting me know that the project has been rolled up into a single Codeplex project that has many different features for MOSS 2007.  Here…


Innovation Showcase Headlines

My teammates and I have launched a new site devoted to keeping you informed of the great solutions being created by our customers and partners using Windows 7, Windows Azure, Silverlight 3 and Internet Explorer 8 and of course Visual Studio 2010. We will be posting articles about our customers and partners solutions, the relevant…


Innovation/Showcase on Windows 7

Come on over to our Innovation Showcase in Alpharetta coming up on October 22nd! *************  “Windows 7 is what a modern managed desktop should be. It helps us increase productivity, reduce costs, and provide enhanced desktop security” – Doug Miller, Practice Architect, CDW Join us at Microsoft’s Windows 7 Innovation Showcase where you can explore…