Now available: Attach your Windows Azure subscription to your local Enterprise Agreement (Talk to your local Account Manager)
Readiness & Resources:
- Windows Azure
- SQL Azure
- Windows Phone Meets Azure: Boris Johnson uses the Love Clean London App
- Cloud Casts – Various Webcasts including Windows Azure
- Predixion talk about their use of medical data to find the top 10 medications and use predictive analytics to suggest possible related conditions.
- New South Wales Education Department avoids A$200,000 infrastructure investment by hosting online science testing in the cloud.
Microsoft is making preparations to move applications that developers are hosting on its Azure cloud infrastructure out of its Washington state datacenter, due to a change in the tax laws there.
- A Windows Phone 7 app that explores the outer atmosphere
- A new and improved Windows Azure AppFabric Silverlight Portal released!
- SDK 1.4 up and out there! Updates across the platform (e.g. CDN support for web roles)
- Windows Phone 7 + Cloud Services SDK Developer Preview is now Available
- Azure ISV Acceleration Labs on for 28th-30th March
Readify DevDays – 17th March Build a Web Application. and on 10th May Introduction to Windows Azure
Cloud Summit – Adelaide March 22nd and Perth March 24th
- Free Webinar Tuesday, March 8 8am PT : “Moving Client/Server and Windows Forms Applications to Windows Azure with Visual WebGui Instant Cloud Move”
- Become a fan: www.facebook.com/windowsazure (Azure Facebook Toolkit)
- Want answers? See the forums
- Add yourself to my Azure Australia Twitter list
- Coming soon: Azure Meetups!
Where do I find out more information about AppFabric Caching? Here a few starter links:
- DIY: Hands on Lab / API Reference / Feb SDK training
- Video: Introduction to AppFabric Caching
- Using Windows Azure AppFabric Cache (CTP)
- How to: Create a Windows Azure AppFabric Cache