Building scalable web applications with Windows Azure (ed. and on premise too!)

Matthew Kerner’s session at BUILD covers many of the patterns and approaches that a well designed and highly scalable solution can do to make the most efficient use of the platform. Truth is many of the areas Matthew covers should be for on Premise too – including use of Windows Azure CDN.   At about…

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Visual Studio 2010 Architecture Tooling Guidance is published…

Something that I had the privilege to review has been released. Willy-Peter Schaub goes into great detail about the release, along with links and summaries of all the other great VS ALM Rangers content. http://blogs.msdn.com/b/willy-peter_schaub/archive/2010/06/26/visual-studio-alm-rangers-architecture-guidance-gets-thumbs-up.aspx?wa=wsignin1.0 http://vsarchitectureguide.codeplex.com/  Visual Studio 2010 Architecture Tooling Guidance Practical guidance for Visual Studio 2010 Ultimate, focused on modelling tools. These release…

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Need an ESB for Windows – Built on .NET

Neudesic is offering up registered access to their ESB platform – Neuron. http://www.neuronesb.com/esb-download/neuron-esb-download-info.aspx More information here: http://www.neuronesb.com/

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Performance Testing – Quick Reference Guide – Released up on CodePlex

Why performance test at all right?  Well, physics still plays a role in what we do.  Why not take a better look at your application – need help, well, the Rangers team just released the following to help: The following has both VS2008 & VS2010 content: http://vstt2008qrg.codeplex.com/ Visual Studio Performance Testing Quick Reference Guide (Version…

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Couple of Visio Links

Visio is my primary diagramming tool.  I wanted to point out a couple of recent links I came accross that help in diagramming various things. The first are stencils that are used on MSDN and TechNet diagrams – these are a set of stencils that can be used in Visio just by adding the stencil…

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Try spending some time in the cloud…

Cloud services that is.  Windows Azure, .NET Services, Live Services…. If you looking for the spoon fed variety of information, a bunch of HOWTO vides have been released – see below. These are small little “nuggets” – like those MSDN Nuggets out of Microsoft UK. Get Started Developing on Windows Azure? If you’re a developer…

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Daily PDC Newsletter…

Biff Gaut is continuing his tradition of mixing humor with some good technical content as he attends the PDC.  Over the past several PDC’s, Biff has always been able to sprinkle his dry sense of humor into the mix of his daily reports on what he sees. Check it out here: http://www.biffspdcnewsletter.com/

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