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Azure CLI 2.0

The Azure CLI 2.0 is Azure's new command-line experience for managing Azure resources. It can be used on macOS, Linux, and Windows.<p>Azure CLI 2.0 is …

Databases

Exploring the new DevOps - Azure Command Line Interface 2.0 (CLI)

March 2, '17 Comments [0] Posted in Azure<p>Sponsored By<p>I'm a huge fan of the command line, and sometimes I feel like Windows people are missing out on …

DevOps

Planet scale aggregates with Azure DocumentDB

We’re excited to announce that we have expanded the SQL grammar in DocumentDB to support aggregate functions with the last service update. Support …

Databases

dotnet new angular to Azure with Docker using CLI

Visual Studio 2017 has been released and the features are great for Windows developers. However along with it comes .NET Core 1.0 tooling and large …

DevOps

Don't Code Tired | Creating Versioned APIs with Azure Functions and Proxies

One of the interesting possibilities with the (currently in preview) Azure Function Proxies is the ability to create HTTP APIs that can be versioned …

Programming

Scale Node.js with N|Solid and Kubernetes on Azure Container Services

Microsoft recently announced availability of availability of Kubernetes for Azure Container Services, adding to the already impressive list of …

DevOps

Penny Pinching in the Cloud: Running and Managing LOTS of Web Apps on a single Azure App Service

February 17, '17 Comments [0] Posted in Azure | nodejs<p>Sponsored By<p>I've blogged before about "penny pinching in the cloud." I'll update that series …

DevOps

10 GitHub samples with Azure DocumentDB you shouldn’t miss!

Azure DocumentDB is a fully managed, multi-model, scalable, queryable, schema-free NoSQL database service built for modern applications: mobile, web, …

Microsoft Connected Vehicle Platform helps automakers transform cars - The Official Microsoft Blog

<i>Renault-Nissan is first auto manufacturer to commit to platform to build connected cars</i><p>Traditional automakers, many of whom ushered in an era of …

Microsoft

Azure Cloud Functions vs. AWS Lambda

It would be great for a cloud function service to support Go natively. Swift for mobile developers who often need simple back-end services would also …

Azure App Service improves Node.js and PHP developer experience

In March 2015, Azure App Service entered general availability with the goal of making it easier for developers to do cool things in the cloud. This …

Building REST services with ASP.NET Core Web API and Azure SQL Database

Table of content<p>Introduction<p>Setup<p>Database setup<br>• Application setup<br>• Database access components<p>JSON in Azure Sql Database/ Sql Server 2016<p>Select row from …

Get some hands-on time with Serverless development right now, for free

If you are reading this blog, you have most likely heard the term Serverless once or twice in the past few months. In a nutshell, Serverless means a …

Creating .NET Core Console WebJobs on an ASP.NET Core Azure WebApp

<b>Code tested on .NET Core RTM 1.0.1 with Tooling Preview2 and Azure SDK 2.9.5</b>IntroductionI love WebJobs. You deploy a website, you need a few tasks to …

DevOps

Cloud innovations empowering IT for business transformation

Leading the Azure engineering organization over the past several years has been an incredible experience, and one that has taught me a great deal. My …

A quick demo of Azure Service Fabric with ASP.NET Core

What is Serverless Computing? Exploring Azure Functions

There's a lot of confusing terms in the Cloud space. And that's not counting the term "Cloud." ;)• IaaS (Infrastructure as a Services) - Virtual …

Programming

JSON support is generally available in Azure SQL Database

We are happy to announce that you can now query and store both relational and textual data formatted in JavaScript Object Notation (JSON) using Azure …

Use the power and simplicity of containers to tame your IT

North Bridge’s Future of Open Source Survey says seventy-six percent of you have plans to use container technology this year. The key question isn’t …

Distribute data globally with DocumentDB

Azure is ubiquitous - it has a global footprint across 30+ geographical regions and is continuously expanding. With its worldwide presence, one of …

Distributed Systems

Preview update: DocumentDB protocol support for MongoDB

DocumentDB is a blazing fast, planet-scale, NoSQL database service for highly available, globally distributed apps. In late March, we announced the …

How to access an ARM Azure virtual machine from Internet

Hi readers,<b>Lack of documentation !</b> This is my starting point for this post. I’m a regular answerer of the Microsoft TechNet forum, and I noticed a …

Virtualization

DevOps Basics: Provisioning Docker in Azure via one Command Line

What about to provisioning a Docker environment in Azure in only one command line ?<p>One week ago the Cloud Show released an interesting video about …

Windows Containers Quick Start

The Windows container quick start introduces the product and container terminology, steps through simple container deployment examples, and also …

DevOps

Containers in Windows Server 2016 TP5

I'm just starting to get my head around the concept of Containers and as such decided to take Windows Server 2016 Technical Preview 5 for a spin, …

Create a work or school identity in AAD for Windows

If you created a personal Azure account or have a personal MSDN subscription and created the Azure account to take advantage of the MSDN Azure …

Brand new Docker Machine for Azure

We are very excited to announce a new Azure driver for Docker Machine. Docker Machine is a tool that lets you create virtual machines with Docker on …