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Windows Azure AppFabric Caching transactions and update modes

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While talking to a startup company today, they asked me about the Windows Azure AppFabric Caching service, trying to replace a Redis self-managed deployment. The conversation steered specifically towards atomic transactions and update modes. I found a really good white paper from Scott Seely that talks about the two update patterns supported: optimistic and pessimistic. […]

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Windows Azure AppFabric Service Bus Brokered Messaging

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Great article about the new Windows Azure AppFabric capabilities announced during BUILD Click here to open link…

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New Windows Azure Caching Videos and Code Samples Available

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The Windows Azure AppFabric team has posted a blog entry inlcuding links to new Windows Azure Caching videos and samples. Also, another link on how to get a trial account is included. Enjoy! Click here to open link…

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Architecture + Strategy using the Windows Azure AppFabric Service Bus

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Excellent blog entry from David Chou explaining the differences between an Enterprise Service Bus and and an Interent Service Bus, and how to take advantage of the latter when designing architectures for the cloud. Click here to open link…

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How to Build a Hybrid On-Premise/In Cloud Application

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Different options and scenarios on how to integrate on-premise components with Windows Azure roles or SQL Azure databases. Click here to open link…

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Projecting your Active Directory Identity to the Azure Cloud

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How to integrate Active Directory with Azure applications using the Access Control Service (ACS) Click here to open link…

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