Categories
Microsoft Windows Azure

Windows Azure Media Services

When you’re talking about the implementation of the internet within your business, you are also talking about all of the media outlets available to you as well. A large percentage of all the traffic the internet is seeing these days is solely dedicated to the use of YouTube and other media sites like that, which […]

Categories
Microsoft Windows Azure

The new Windows Azure Store

Saas (Software as a Service) is becoming incredibly prominent in our minds when it comes to the development of new applications, it’s also changing the way we sell these applications to consumers. Looking as an SaaS application we can determine that it lives solely in the cloud, so it would make sense to have potential […]

Categories
Microsoft Technology Virtualisation Windows Azure

Windows Azure – Networking

Networking is an important aspect to take into account when you’re considering cloud servers and things like that. Windows Azure has a vast amount of datacenters located all across the world, from the United States to Europe and Asia. This means that you can actually choose which location you would like your data to be […]

Categories
Microsoft Technology Virtualisation Windows Azure

Windows Azure – Business Analytics

Another important (in most cases, VERY important) thing to be aware of the Business Analytics aspect that is implemented in Windows Azure. When you analyze your data, it helps you realize what you need to fix or focus on from a business aspect. Cloud platforms record tons of data for you to use, althought it’s […]

Categories
Microsoft Technology Virtualisation Windows Azure

Windows Azure – Messaging (Part #1)

Messaging is an integral part of all servers, codes needs to communicate with the other codes in order to know what’s actually going on. Sometimes they can be put on a timer, other times the messaging process can be kept incredibly basic (like queued messaging). When it calls for it, more complex (as well as […]

Categories
Microsoft Technology Virtualisation Windows Azure

Windows Azure – Messaging (Part #2)

Messaging isn’t limited to one type or option, there’s another one known as a “ Service Bus”. Whether an application is running on the actual cloud or the datacenter, or even a mobile device (and anywhere else you could think of one being run) the application is going to need something to interact with. It […]

Categories
Microsoft Technology Virtualisation Windows Azure

Windows Azure – CDN Caching

Since we’ve already covered the use of Service Bus and Caching, it’s time to take in another type of caching known as “CDN”. For example, say you’ve got an application that needs blob data that’s stored to be able to be accessed by people internationally. It could be the latest video related to the Super […]