As you move workloads into Windows Azure Virtual Machines (VM), there is another skillset you must master...VM optimization. In this deep dive session you will learn how to configure and tune your virtual machines in Windows Azure for optimal performance and availability. Anders and Pete will take you through optimizing disk configuration, optimizing I/O performance, as well as how to choose the right VM size in Windows Azure. Discussion will then move into high availability in Windows Azure for a variety of popular application workloads, including Internet Information Server (IIS), MS SQL Server and SharePoint. If you are interested in maximizing your Windows Azure IaaS investments, this session is not to be missed!
Raygun.io is a exception and crash recording and alerting platform for every programming language in use today. The underlying technology used to build Raygun is the .NET framework. John-Daniel will be talking about how the team built the platform and how it has processed billions of software exceptions, all in real-time. With a focus on some of the performance aspects of building a system that has peaked at more than 110,000 crash reports per second being received.