Optimal Azure Restarts

Restarts for Web Roles Updated 17 Jan 2013:  Tracing in OnStop is not supported. An often neglected consideration in Windows Azure is how to handle restarts. It’s important to handle restarts correctly, so you don’t lose data or corrupt your persisted data, and so you can quickly shutdown, restart, and efficiently handle new requests.  Windows…


Top Azure Tips and Best Practices

Tom Dykstra and I have just published an Azure multi-tier tutorial with the complete source. It has many valuable programming tips and best practices you can’t find anywhere else. Learn how to use Windows Azure Storage tables, queues, and blobs in a multi-tier application that has ASP.NET MVC 4 and ASP.NET Web API on the…