New Windows Azure Tools (July 2009)

 Jul 21st, 2009 

After releasing the pricing scheme and the business model, Microsoft announced a new set of tools for Windows Azure. Windows Azure Tools for Microsoft Visual Studio extend Visual Studio 2008 and Visual Studio 2010 Beta 1 to enable the creation, building, debugging, running and packaging of scalable web applications and services on Windows Azure. The […]

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What is Windows Azure?

 Jul 15th, 2009 

Just found a nice video describing what Windows Azure is. I already explained what Azure is a previous post, Windows Azure Application Architecture, but I find this video funny and interesting. PS: Sorry but this post is not XHTML valid :( I haven’t managed to embed the object in a proper way. Does anyone have […]

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Panda Cloud Antivirus Beta Review

 May 14th, 2009 

As we emerge more and more is a Software + Services world, Panda took advantage of this new wave and released the World’s first cloud antivirus solution. The protection model based on a thin-client agent and server architecture which services malware protection as opposed to locally installed products. By combining local detection technologies with cloud-scanning […]

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GeekMeet Brasov #1 – Cloud Computing

 Mar 29th, 2009 

DISCLAIMER: This post contains Romanian words – sorry for those who do not understand them. Yesterday I attended the first GeekMeet presentation from Brasov, Romania. It was pretty exciting because I was one of the speakers. My general impression about this event was good. The organizers did their job well, with little mistakes – mistakes […]

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New Windows Azure Features (March 2009)

 Mar 19th, 2009 

Now that Mix09 is talking place we have a lot of nice announcements from Microsoft. I want to focus this post on the new Azure features, SDK and Visual Studio Tools that have been released a few hours ago. For those who don’t know, Windows Azure is the Microsoft’s cloud operating system. It is an […]

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