Felix Baumgartner jumped from over 128,000 feet to break a world record for sky diving. An image was posted to a Facebook account after his landing and in 40 minutes it had logged over 216,000 likes, 10,000 comments, and 29,000 shares. The Pottermore website, digital home to one of the world's greatest known Wizards, saw a billion (with a "B") page views just two weeks after it launched and was signing up new users at a rate of 25,000 per day. Whether you need this level of instant scalability, or you are simply wanting to be ready for it when your own idea takes off the cloud allows you to create solutions that can scale easily and have high availability, however, these do not come automatically. You need to know how best to leverage a cloud platform to achieve these capabilities successfully. This presentation focuses on architecture patterns and coding techniques that help provide reliable cloud solutions. While the content for this presentation can be applied to many cloud platforms the examples will be given using Windows Azure.
Mike Bishop, Program Manager, presented a discussion of the branch cache protocols updated for Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2 at Redmond Interoperability Protocols Plugfest 2013. These are covered in the MS-PCCRC, MS-PCCRR, MS-PCHC and MS-PCCRTP Windows Protocol Documents and are referenced by the MS-SMB2 protocol document and are covered in the MS-CCRSO overview document.
Mit der neuen In-Memory-Technologie von Microsoft SQL Server 2014 wird die Performance der OLTP-Datenbanken stark gesteigert. In dieser Session möchten wir zeigen, wie diese neue Architektur funktioniert und wie mit dieser auf Locks und Latches verzichtet werden kann. In einer Demo werden die Performance-Gewinne anhand von zwei Beispielen verdeutlicht (In-Memory Tables und Stored Procedures).