Demystifying Microsoft in the Cloud

When you read about Microsoft’s offerings in the cloud, you most commonly hear the brands ‘Azure’, ‘Live’, and ‘Online’, without much context about how they are or are not related.  I’ll take a stab at demystifying this here.   Windows Azure Platform Windows Azure is at the core of Microsoft’s strategy in the cloud.   We…

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Microsoft Security Essentials

Since we have released Microsoft Security Essentials (a free antivirus solution) for consumption by the general public, I have gotten a number of questions about it from my enterprise customers, including what it means for AV in the enterprise.  Here goes 🙂 Microsoft Security Essentials (MSE) is a new PC security solution that went to…

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New Release from Patterns and Practices: Developing Sharepoint Applications

Developing SharePoint Applications guidance integrates new guidance with the original release, SharePoint Guidance – November 2008, into a single download. The guidance provides value for experienced developers just starting in SharePoint development as well as experienced SharePoint developers looking to expand their skills. If you are new to SharePoint development, the first step is to…

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