Monthly Archives: March 2012

Recent Windows Azure Developments

Here are some recent Windows Azure developments that you may have missed. I think that they are worth highlighting. Windows Azure Endpoint Protection One of the deficiencies in Windows Azure up until recently was the lack of virus checking/malware protection … Continue reading

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PaaS Cloud Platforms Classified

This is an excellent article about the different types of Public Cloud PaaS platforms out there. (I bet you thought there was only one type of PaaS didn’t you? ) This blog post classifies them as: Metadata PaaS Framework PaaS … Continue reading

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Windows Azure Training Roadmap

Windows Azure Training Good Books Azure in Action by Brian Prince. Windows Azure Development Cookbook by Neil Mackenzie. Webcasts Joel Forman, who works with me at Slalom Consulting, has a good blog post that lists an excellent half-day training plan. … Continue reading

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Welcome to Cloudy In New York

Welcome to the Cloudy In New York blog.  This is my first blog post here but not my first blog.  In November I ended a 6 year stint as an Architect Evangelist with Microsoft in New York. In that job … Continue reading

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