Monthly Archives: April 2014

A Second Look at Project Orleans

Project Orleans is a preview from Microsoft Research of an Actor-based framework and runtime supporting the development and deployment of massively distributed systems hosted in Microsoft Azure. A specific goal of Orleans is to simplify the creation of distributed systems … Continue reading

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A First Look at Project Orleans

Microsoft Azure Cloud Services is a PaaS offering that simplifies the task of deploying scalable applications. An Azure PaaS deployment comprises two files: a package containing the application assemblies; and a configuration file. This simplicity makes Azure Cloud Services a … Continue reading

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