Introduction to Windows Azure AppFabric blog posts series – Part 1: What is Windows Azure AppFabric trying to solve?

Recently, in October 2010, at our Professional Developers Conference (PDC) we made some exciting roadmap announcements regarding Windows Azure AppFabric, and we have already gotten very positive feedback regarding this roadmap from both customers and analysts (Gartner Names Windows Azure AppFabric “A Strategic Core of Microsoft’s Cloud Platform”). As result of these announcements we wanted…


How Advanced Telemetry became instantly profitable after migrating to the Windows Azure Platform

We recently published this case study on Advanced Telemetry, a startup that offers an extensible, remote, energy-monitoring-and-control software framework. The company migrated its telemetry solution to the Windows Azure Platform in order to expand into new vertical markets without having to incur the costs of investing in server infrastructure. As part of their solution the…


Announcing the Windows Azure AppFabric CTP Forum

The AppFabric CTP services in our Labs environment preview the future enhancements and capabilities that we are planning to release in the near future. In order to better serve our customers who are using the CTP AppFabric services we created a new forum: Windows Azure AppFabric CTP Forum. The new forum launched last week and…


InformationWeek highlights how Windows Azure AppFabric provides great value to NVoicePay

Read this article on InformationWeek to learn how customers are benefitting already today from cloud computing. More specifically, this article highlights one of our customers, NVoicePay, that makes use of Windows Azure AppFabric Service Bus and Windows Azure AppFabric Access Control, as well as SQL Azure, as part of their solution. Here is a quote…


FabrikamShipping sample updated to include Access Control December CTP Release

Check out the latest updates to the FabrikamShipping SaaS sample application. This sample provides a great example on how the Access Control service helps solve real-life identity federation requirements. You can find more details in Vittorio Bertocci’s blog post. If you want to learn more on the Access Control service please visit our website or…


Gartner Names Windows Azure AppFabric “A Strategic Core of Microsoft’s Cloud Platform”

Earlier in October, at our Professional Developer Conference (PDC), we made some exciting announcements regarding the future and roadmap of Windows Azure AppFabric. If you want to learn more regarding these announcements you can visit the Windows Azure AppFabric website, and also read content and watch sessions from PDC. Today, we wanted to highlight a…