Archive for the 'Microsoft Windows Azure' Category

Microsoft Announces New Windows Azure Features

October 28, 2010
Written by Ameed Taylor

Microsoft announced a number of new capabilities and services for Windows Azure at its PDC10 conference.

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Review of The New Polymath

June 29, 2010
Written by Ameed Taylor

Vinnie Mirchandani’s new book; The New Polymath, is full of profiles and case studies that illustrate how the New Polymath’s within many industries are creating disruptive innovation to leapfrog their competition and introduce innovation to their respective industries and customers.

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IBM rolls out Beta Cloud to Developers

January 21, 2010
Written by Ameed Taylor

IBM last month rolled out its Beta Cloud to the general public. The Beta Cloud is IBM’s dynamically provisioned runtime environment that includes tools to develop and test application code on IBM software.

With this new offering on the market it will be interesting to see who dominates amongst Amazon, IBM, Rackspace, Microsoft Azure and Force.com as the environment of choice for Cloud development.

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V2 of Cloud Computing Use Cases Published

November 9, 2009
Written by Ameed Taylor

Version 2 of the  Computing Use Cases White Paper has just been published.  V2 of the Cloud Computing Use Cases focuses on developer roles and what is necessary for Open API’s to work with Cloud Computing.

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Microsoft Makes Windows Azure Push

October 26, 2009
Written by Ameed Taylor

Microsoft has recently made a strong push into consolidating mind share amongst Cloud Developers with a relaunched Windows Azure Platform developer portal and targeted adverts on LinkedIn and other social networking sites.

Microsoft technical strategist  Steve Marx outlines the  Windows Azure Platform for developers in the following video.

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