Visual Studio 2013 and the Windows Azure 2.2 SDK provide a rich set of features for diagnosing and troubleshooting Windows Azure Applications. In this video you'll see how to use this new debugging capability through the entire development lifecycle of a cloud application, from the local developer environment all the way through a deployed site on Windows Azure
Security and Compliance are two of the biggest concerns for businesses who are looking to migrate workloads to the public cloud. Businesses can take advantage of Configuration Manager 2012 R2 (ConfigMgr) and Security Compliance Manager (SCM) to keep their Azure VMs in 'green' state while reducing the attack surface and security risks of their VMs. In this session we'll take a look at how to secure your Azure VMs using Endpoint Protection, maintain patch level using ConfigMgr 2012 R2 and how to meet your security compliance requirements using SCM and ConfigMgr Compliance Settings. Presenter: Andreas Wasita (Kloud)_x000D_
Through Microsoft's Rapid Deployment Program, Microsoft Premier and Consulting services had the opportunity to work with a Fortune 100 Company that "invents and manufactures technologies to address some of the world's toughest challenges initiated by revolutionary macrotrends in science, technology and society." A simple business opportunity expanded to see how this large, international customer can ingest millions of events per hour, exploit near-real-time analytics, and tackle true 'Big Data' problems successfully on our Azure data platform. We will provide a detailed walk through the architecture that was implemented, review some obstacles met by the various teams (client, product, consulting), and do a deep-dive into the various Azure components: DocumentDB, Stream Analytics, HDInsight, and Azure Data Factory.
A lot has happened in Open Source at Microsoft this last few years. We've all accomplished a lot. Let's look at the highlights and lowlights of open source in ASP.NET and .NET. Where have we been and where are we headed?