Visual Studio 2010 – The Tools Keep Getting Better!

Whatever one says about Microsoft, you have to acknowledge that they do build good tools. The developer has always been at the heart of Microsoft’s business strategy and Microsoft has always delivered well thought out development tools. Specifically, for the Azure developer, the latest release of the Azure Toolkit for Visual Studio offers some nice […]
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Microsoft and The Cloud

Observations from Microsoft Tech-Ed 2010 I have spent the better part of this past weekend reviewing material from this year’s Tech-Ed conference which took place in New Orleans last week. In this post I offer my take on what seems to be Microsoft’s emerging position and strategy concerning cloud computing. Certainly there is the Azure […]
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Azure Platform AppFabric Access Control Service

The final component of the Azure Platform we will consider is the AppFabric Access Control Service (ACS). Over the past several years Microsoft has been doing a lot of good work related to the issues of “identity” and “security”. The Access Control Service brings these technologies to the Azure cloud. By using the Access Control […]
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Azure Platform AppFabric Service Bus

Okay, back to Windows Azure and the Azure Platform … My personal opinion is that Azure is a very compelling cloud offering. While certainly not perfect, and not without the need for some developer effort, I continue to believe that Azure is a very attractive option for a variety of reasons. This is particularly true […]
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Cloud Computing Adoption within Learning Tree

In this post I am going to change tack slightly. Rather than focus on Windows Azure I am going to illustrate one simple way that Learning Tree International is using cloud computing technology internally. One of the most compelling use cases for cloud computing is the so-called “Dev/Test”. In this use case a machine (or […]
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