Practical Azure #10: Web Roles

You’ve got some awesome ASP.NET web sites (or even PHP or node.js), but they’re running in your data center, and you’re not getting the economies of scale or the failover and high availability that Windows Azure offers.

Fear not! With Windows Azure Web Roles, you can bring your web applications and services to the cloud – in some cases without any modifications – right from Visual Studio. Find out how in my latest segment of Practical Azure on MSDN DevRadio.

Comments (2)

  1. Anil says:

    Are the samples that you've used in this series available for download?

  2. Jim O'Neil says:


    Unfortunately, no.  Most were just starting from scratch and rather simplistic, so I didn't save.  The notable exception would be the Service Bus episode where I do have some code on my GitHub account

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