Setting up a Passive FTP Server in Windows Azure VM

This post is authored by Lalitesh Kumar, Pradeep M G and reviewed by Avinash Venkat Reddy. Also special thanks to Adam Conkle and Craig Landis for providing the “points to consider from Azure SLB perspective”.   FTP may run in active or passive mode. Passive mode is extensively used to solve the issue of the client…

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Understanding the temporary drive on Windows Azure Virtual Machines

Special thanks to our WATS Linux experts- Joao Madureira, Vittorio Franco Libertucci and Patrick Catuncan for reviewing this post.   When you create a VM in Windows Azure you are provided with a temporary storage automatically. This temporary storage is “D:” on a Windows VM and it is “/dev/sdb1” on a Linux VM.   This…

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