Category Archives: Virtual Machines

Silicon Valley Code Camp–Windows Azure IaaS Presentation

The Silicon Valley Code Camp, organized by Peter Kellner (@pkellner), takes place in the first weekend in October each year in the nice environment of the Foothills College campus. This year, 4492 people registered to attend and there were 229 … Continue reading

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Setting an Endpoint ACL on a Windows Azure VM

A few days ago someone asked for help with a Windows Azure Service Management REST API problem. My first thought was that there was likely a problem with the payload, which can be a fairly complex XML document. Rather than … Continue reading

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Windows Azure Cloud Services and Virtual Networks

Windows Azure has historically been a pure PaaS solution with the deployment unit for compute being a hosted service comprising an optional web role and zero or more worker roles. Each role is deployed as one or more virtual machine … Continue reading

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Overview of the Windows Azure Platform

In my day job at Satory Global I spend a lot of time educating people about the Windows Azure Platform and helping them develop applications on the platform. In my book, the Microsoft Windows Azure Development Cookbook, I provided instructions … Continue reading

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