The case of the broken AppFabric

This article has been contributed by Vasco Preto, a Premier Field Engineer with Microsoft Portugal. Vasco is no stranger to MSPFE, having previously contributed a very interesting case study on our TechNet blog. This time he shares a captivating walkthrough on how to troubleshoot AppFabric caching services. I’ve been recently involved in troubleshooting a production…


Mobile or Cloudy?

Damana (Geek Diva), a developer PFE from Australia, explores how you choose what your next development project target will be: There are two spaces in the dev world for a dev to touch on right now that can not be ignored. If you do ignore them, you are accepting legacy status within a year. If…


Moving TFS from Server to Service, on Windows Azure

Grant Holliday is a PFE from Canberra who recently worked with the TFS product group in Redmond. And, like, wrote books on the subject and stuff. Recently I was invited to speak at TechEd 2012 Australia on my experience with building an Internet-scale service on Windows Azure. Rather than focus on the coding aspects which…