Like a monthly mugshot of my PC.
Sharing some bits that I found interesting during the last week while reading about cloud computing. Windows Azure platform http://www.cerebrata.com/Products/CloudStorageStudio/Default.aspx Tools are being developed on the Windows Azure Platform. This tool, Cloud Storage Studio, allows you to manage your storage in Windows Azure. http://searchcloudcomputing.techtarget.com/news/article/0,289142,sid201_gci1380654,00.html Microsoft to add Remote Desktop and VM support to Azure….
Partners, check out this Azure Partner Hub: http://azurehub.com/
Wow, it really does look like 7 might be Microsoft’s lucky number. Today’s announcement of Windows Phone 7 series is certainly greeted with a lot of positive sentiment. You can go hear to watch the press release: http://www.microsoft.com/presspass/presskits/windowsphone/ Also check out this site for demos, screenshots, etc…: http://www.windowsphone7series.com/ And this article on Gizmodo is one…
I read Serge Jespers’ blog and was really happy to see he’s as excited about Windows 7 and the upcoming HP Slate device as I am. There really are some important characteristics being shared in this video. You can see it’s a full Windows 7 and even more importantly Phil McKinney shows he understands…
Accessing a drive on Windows Azure using standard NTFS API’s? It is possible: http://blogs.msdn.com/windowsazure/archive/2010/02/02/beta-release-of-windows-azure-drive.aspx Interesting is that it is actually a Windows Azure Page Blob in which a virtual hard drive formatted with NTFS is stored. The blog post contains interesting details as does this whitepaper: http://go.microsoft.com/?linkid=9710117 Fascinating to see the platform develop.