Monthly Archives: April 2011

Windows Azure Traffic Manager

The Windows Azure Traffic Manager provides several methods of distributing internet traffic among two or more hosted services, all accessible with the same URL, in one or more Windows Azure datacenters. It uses a heartbeat to detect the availability of … Continue reading

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Overview of Windows Azure

Windows Azure is the Platform-as-a-Service offering (PaaS) from Microsoft. Like other cloud services it provides the following features: Compute Storage Connectivity Management Compute Windows Azure Compute is exposed through hosted services deployable as a package to an Azure datacenter. A … Continue reading

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