My Week in the Cloud (6)

Sharing some bits that I found interesting during the last week while reading about cloud computing.   Windows Azure Platform This is a nice video on the hardware used in Microsoft latest generation datacenters. It is really inspiring to see hardware and software innovations creating extremely elastics environments opening up a world of new opportunities….

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My Week in the Cloud (5)

Sharing some bits that I found interesting during the last week while reading about cloud computing. Windows Azure Platform I found this nice overview of sessions to follow here (http://blogs.msdn.com/billzack/archive/2010/03/13/windows-azure-platform-training-roadmap.aspx). I’m copying the links from that post. Level 100 – Basic After completing the units recommended for this level, you should be able to articulate…

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IHI Shines Silverlight on Healthcare Improvement

I’m repeating this post for some our Belgian ISV’s in the Healthcare vertical. Hear about the requirements and the architecture of this app in the video. Or check out the case study you can read. All is referenced in this blog post: http://blogs.msdn.com/innov8showcase/archive/2010/03/14/arcast-tv-ihi-shines-silverlight-on-healthcare-improvement.aspx

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My Week in the Cloud (4)

Sharing some bits that I found interesting during the last week while reading about cloud computing.   Windows Azure Platform I really enjoyed reading the Socratic Dialectic in the RDBMS vs NoSQL post on ‘the codeface’ blog. SUPER stuff!!!http://blog.markrendle.net/2010/03/do-you-need-relational-database.html Yes, you have NoSQL from Microsoft. Just look at Windows Azure Storage. But sometimes it makes…

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Develop For Windows

http://www.developforwindows.com/ Some cool sample applications can be found on this site that will most certainly help a lot with getting started. Also tookits are downloadable from this page! Do you want to access, manage and interact with your Facebook account quickly and directly from your desktop? Fishbowl is a cool Windows Client WPF app that…

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My week in the cloud (3)

Sharing some bits that I found interesting during the last week while reading about cloud computing.   Windows Azure Platform This week was a pretty exciting week for those following the ventures of Microsoft into cloud computing. If you didn’t see the talk online, I recommend watching it on demand: http://www.microsoft.com/presspass/presskits/cloud/videogallery.aspx Our new site covering…

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