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SQL Azure Firewall – How To

SQL Azure comes with a built-in  firewall, through which all connection attempts to a SQL Azure database must pass. By  default the firewall blocks all access to the database even ...

Programming Cloud-based applications using Visual Studio 2010 – First look

Introduction: This article aims to provide a brief introduction to cloud programming using Visual Studio 2010. Definitions Cloud: Per Wikipedia “Cloud computing is Internet-based ...

WCF service in Windows Azure

Prerequisite VS 2010 Beta Windows AZURE SDK should be installed on the system. Step 1 Open Visual Studio 2010 as an administrator. Select File -> New -> Cloud Service. Click ...

How TO migrate A SQL Server Database To SQL Azure

SQL AZURE SQL Azure is essentially a cut down version of SQL Server and so we would expect that migrating from SQL Server to SQL Azure should be a straightforward task. However, in ...

CRUD Operation on Azure table Part II

Step 1 Login to your Azure portal with your live credential.  After your successful login , you can see the below screen . Just click on New Service. Step 2 Then you need to ...

Windows Azure Storage

Windows Azure Overview Before I begin to build the application, a quick overview of Windows Azure and Roles is necessary. There are many resources available to describe these, so ...

Cloud Computing, SOA and Windows Azure – Part 1

Microsoft’s Software-plus-Services strategy represents a view of the world where the growing feature-set of devices and the increasing ubiquity of the Web are combined to deliver ...
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Cloud: Microsoft multiplies Iaas ads to catch up on Amazon

Microsoft should start marketing the next wave of its application servers on October 18, with the simultaneous launch – a first – Windows Server 2012 R2 and System Center ...