Cybercriminals Using Marketing-Like Approaches to Target Consumers

The Security Intelligence Report (SIR) is an investigation of the current threat landscape. It analyzes exploits, vulnerabilities, and malware based on data from over 600 million systems worldwide, as well as internet services, and three Microsoft Security Centers. The latest Security Intelligence Report (SIR v10) Volume 10 uncovers evolving threat landscape trend information from more…

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Windows Azure Training Kit - April 2011 Update Available!

  It’s been awhile since I have been blogging…  Mostly this has been due to extensive travel and customer site work over the past few months, for the Windows Azure Technical Adoption Program, and Microsoft’s Enterprise Strategy Worldwide Azure Team.  I am an integral team member of both teams, and the past few months I have been teaching…

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Windows Azure Security 101

I get a bunch of security-related questions daily specifically targeted toward Windows Azure everyday.  I’m always steering people in the the direction of information readily available online.   I want to reiterate some of the key guidance to refer to before deploying Windows Azure cloud applications.  Through enhanced knowledge, you have the ability to reduce the…

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Visual Studio 2010 :: Free Learning Resources

Just Published: Visual Studio 2010 Quick Reference Guidance The Visual Studio 2010 Quick Reference Guidance consists of compact “cheat sheets” for Team Foundation Server (TFS) 2010 and Visual Studio (VS) 2010, addressing the core problem of teams in the field who are unaware of Visual Studio and Team Foundation Server capabilities or have little time…

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Free Hosted Team Foundation Server Trials

On Tuesday, we announced free trials of hosted Microsoft Team Foundation Server in partnership with TeamDevCentral, which is an Inner Circle Partner.  This is really exciting news for me, because many customers have asked about using hosted TFS in the past.  This is also a great option for smaller development shops / ISVs. This offering…

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Azure and Silverlight Deep-Diving

Getting Started with Silverlight‘Getting Started with Silverlight’ is a series of 11 videos and hands-on materials that introduces the concepts, skills, and applications customers need when building their first Silverlight application. [link…] Great Windows Live Videocasts and Information: Check it out on the Live Services Blog at http://dev.live.com/blogs/devlive/ Want to deep-dive into the Windows Azure…

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So far, a really good week...

The views and opinions stated in this blog are mine and do not necessarily reflect those of Microsoft. Each posting on this blog is provided “AS IS” with no warranties, and confers no rights.  What a great week it has been so far, I have to admit, looking back over the past week is inspiring….

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Azure Services - April Updates

  Azure Services Training Kit – April Update Today we released an updated version of the Azure Services Training Kit.   The first Azure Services Training Kit was released during the week of PDC and it contained all of the PDC hands-on labs.   Since then, the Azure Services Evangelism team has been creating new content covering…

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