Go Live Partners Series: Extended Results, Inc.

Founded in 2006, Redmond, Washington based traditional ISV Extended Results (http://www.extendedresults.com) specializes in business intelligence solutions.  They sell primarily to enterprises worldwide across many verticals. Companies spend a lot of money these days building business intelligence capabilities based on various vendor technologies.  Workers sitting at their desks or connected via VPN are in great shape…

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Go Live Partners Series: Rare Crowds

Founded in 2012, Bellevue, Washington based Rare Crowds (http://wp.rarecrowds.com), is a SaaS Cloud Service Vendor and Microsoft Bizspark partner.  Rare Crowds sells ad purchasing efficiency solutions to international enterprises in the advertising industry with plans to expand into SMB over time. Ad buys are expensive, and no one ever buys just one ad so the…

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Go Live Partners Series: Cloud49, LLC.

Founded in 2010 and based in Anchorage, Alaska, Cloud49 LLC (http://www.cloud49.com) is a BizSpark startup and SaaS ISV providing human capital management software (HCMS) primarily to enterprises in the US over $100M in annual revenue.  Co-founders Nathaniel Gates and Paul Dicang worked together for several years in Alaska Native Corporations (ANCs) and experienced first-hand the…

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Auto-scaling Azure with WASABi–From the Ground Up

(The information in this post was created using Visual Studio 2010, the January refresh of the Windows Azure Platform Training Kit and v1.6 of the Windows Azure SDK in April of 2012. The autoscaler was installed in the compute emulator.  The “app to be scaled” was deployed to Azure.) The Microsoft Enterprise Library Autoscaling Application…

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Windows Azure Diagnostics–From the Ground Up

(The information in this post was created using Visual Studio 2010 and the Windows Azure SDK 1.6 in April of 2012.  All tests were done in the compute emulator.) I think of Azure diagnostics in two broad categories: the stuff that you get more-or-less for free and the stuff that you log with statements similar…

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Go Live Partners Series: Wealth Habit, Inc.

Angel-funded startup and Bizspark member Wealth Habit (https://wealthhabit.com/) is a Cloud Services company located in Portland, Oregon. Led by CEO James Werner, and CTO Brian Gambs, Wealth Habit provides enterprise-level B2B financial services. It adds value by reducing or removing financial stress on employees by providing up to the minute feedback on purchasing and savings…

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