Bruno Terkaly - Developer Evangelist - bterkaly@microsoft.com

Making Microsoft developer efforts more effective.

WCF Service Behaviors - How to Generate Service Metadata to simplify WCF Client Application Development

Overview This post is about extensibility, interms of the behavior of a service. We discussed...

Author: BrunoTerkaly Date: 10/31/2013

WCF Programming - How to write a client app that connects to a WCF Service

Overview This post is about connecting to a WCF service from a client application. The key takeaways...

Author: BrunoTerkaly Date: 10/28/2013

WCF Bindings - How to Implement Reliable Messaging

Overview This post is about understanding some lower level details about endpoints. As we discussed...

Author: BrunoTerkaly Date: 10/26/2013

Getting Started with WCF (Windows Communication Foundation) - Running and Debugging Quickly

Overview This post has an easy goal – to get you up to speed quickly and teaching you the core...

Author: BrunoTerkaly Date: 10/18/2013

How to Migrate an On-Premises SQL Server 2012 Database to Windows Azure SQL Virtual Machine

Overview This next section is about migrating on-premises SQL Server database to the public cloud....

Author: BrunoTerkaly Date: 09/26/2013

How to Export an On-Premises SQL Server Database to Windows Azure Storage

Overview This lab is about exporting the on-premises database as a bacpac file and storing the...

Author: BrunoTerkaly Date: 09/26/2013

How to create a Windows Azure Storage Account

Overview You will need a storage account to help you migrate an on-premises database to Windows...

Author: BrunoTerkaly Date: 09/26/2013

How to Migrate an On-Premises SQL Server 2012 Database to Windows Azure SQL Database

Overview This next lab is about migrating an on-premises database to the cloud. As the diagram below...

Author: BrunoTerkaly Date: 09/26/2013

Setting up an Azure Virtual Machine For Developers with Visual Studio 2013 Ultimate and SQL Server 2012 Express

Overview This next section is about getting set up with Azure Virtual Machine that includes Visual...

Author: BrunoTerkaly Date: 09/25/2013

BizSpark - Launch your business with free software

Overview “Do you have an idea so brilliant, it keeps you up at night? Developers & startups,...

Author: BrunoTerkaly Date: 09/25/2013

How to Run Grid-based Web Applications and Databases at Scale in the Cloud

Cloud-hosted, grid-based applicationsRunning grid-based web applications in the cloud is a growing...

Author: BrunoTerkaly Date: 08/17/2013

OData In The Cloud – One Of The Most Flexible And Powerful Ways To Provide Scalable Data Services To Virtually Any Client

IntroductionThis post is dedicated to illustrating how you can create your own OData provider and...

Author: BrunoTerkaly Date: 08/15/2013

Aspose.Cells - Embedding spreadsheet functionality in a cloud-based web application

IntroductionI frequently work with Excel. I’ve programmed all sorts of different types of...

Author: BrunoTerkaly Date: 07/31/2013

The Kinect Device is Democratizing Robotics

Why the Kinect Device is democratizing robotics I recently attended a Robotics event at BotNDolly....

Author: BrunoTerkaly Date: 07/19/2013

How to Install Hadoop on a Linux-based Windows Azure Virtual Machine

Introduction The purpose of this blog is to create a very cost effective single-node, Hadoop cluster...

Author: BrunoTerkaly Date: 07/14/2013

Fundamentals of Good Gaming – Some general guidelines – Windows 8 App Factor

A successful game as told by YoYo Games I found this one walkthrough particularly clear about what...

Author: BrunoTerkaly Date: 05/22/2013

Unity & Windows 8 Starter Kits - Windows 8 App Factor

Some of the other posts Here are the other posts in the series. Post 1 Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8...

Author: BrunoTerkaly Date: 05/20/2013

Windows 8 Game Construction using Scirra’s Construct 2

Introduction Construct 2 is a HTML5 based game editor developed by Scirra Limited. It is aimed...

Author: BrunoTerkaly Date: 05/19/2013

Understanding XAMARIN – Create iOS, Android, Mac and Windows apps in C#.

Introduction to XAMARIN This is a continuation of the Windows 8 App Factor challenge material. See...

Author: BrunoTerkaly Date: 05/18/2013

Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 .NET Development Overview - Windows8AppFactor

Key Facts This is based on the slides created by West Region DPE. You can get the slides, the code,...

Author: BrunoTerkaly Date: 05/17/2013

Modifying Windows Store Grid App – IEnumerable, Data Binding, LINQ Queries

Yesterday I was trolling to answer questions on MSDN forums for Windows 8. I came across an...

Author: BrunoTerkaly Date: 02/26/2013

Teach Kids Music – An awesome way to teach orchestra to children

Now Available for free – Teach Kids Music I have just released a new FREE Windows 8 Store app. I...

Author: BrunoTerkaly Date: 02/20/2013

Bruno Terkaly Office Hours – A chance to learn for everyone, especially me

Announcing My Office Hours http://ohours.org/brunoterkaly I am reaching out to my communities and...

Author: BrunoTerkaly Date: 02/12/2013

Parsing JSON data from Windows 8

This post is about parsing JSON data from Windows 8 clients, or from applications that support...

Author: BrunoTerkaly Date: 02/12/2013

Migrating iOS applications to Windows 8 : Controlling the appearance of your user interface controls

iOS developers typically change the appearance of their controls by leveraging APIs in UIKit...

Author: BrunoTerkaly Date: 01/21/2013

Migrating iOS MVC Applications to Windows Phone 8 (M-V-VM architecture)

Recently, I’ve been working with several local iOS developers wishing to port their application to...

Author: BrunoTerkaly Date: 01/20/2013

Windows 8 is definitely faster than Windows 7

I get this question a lot I always get asked if Windows 8 is faster than Windows 7. The answer is...

Author: BrunoTerkaly Date: 01/14/2013

Knowing when to choose Windows Azure Table Storage or Windows Azure SQL database

Question Recommended Technology Are you trying to keep costs low while storing significantly large...

Author: BrunoTerkaly Date: 01/13/2013

How to format XAML Easily and Effectively – Windows 8, WPF, Silverlight

Intro I constantly format XML and XAML for my blog posts and for live presentations. The method I...

Author: BrunoTerkaly Date: 01/09/2013

Windows Azure SDK for Windows 8

Windows Azure Storage 2.0.3.0 This client library optimizes Windows 8 working with the Windows Azure...

Author: BrunoTerkaly Date: 01/08/2013

Reading SQL Server Data From a Windows 8 Application using the ASP.NET Web API running as a cloud service

I often get asked how to read from SQL Server in a Windows 8 application. Windows 8 applications are...

Author: BrunoTerkaly Date: 01/08/2013

Windows 8: How to play a video from a local Visual Studio Project Folder

Problem I couldn't find a way to play a local an embedded video inside one of the Visual Studio 2012...

Author: BrunoTerkaly Date: 01/08/2013

Parsing JSON by hand from Azure Mobile Services

This post is about parsing data by hand coming back from Azure Mobile Services. It does not rely on...

Author: BrunoTerkaly Date: 01/07/2013

Video Introduction: Windows Azure Web Sites – Start for free, enjoy unlimited possibilities

This post is about Azure Web Sites. Get started for free and scale as you go Azure Web Sites is a...

Author: BrunoTerkaly Date: 01/05/2013

Windows Azure has become very comprehensive

What is the Windows Azure Platform? Windows Azure is an open and flexible cloud platform that...

Author: BrunoTerkaly Date: 01/05/2013

The Evolution of Windows Azure Mobile Services

There are a number new features that have been released for Azure Mobile Services. Here are some...

Author: BrunoTerkaly Date: 01/04/2013

Leveraging Windows Azure and Twilio to support SMS in the Cloud

Introduction Leveraging SMS messaging in a cloud context is a powerful capability. There are a wide...

Author: BrunoTerkaly Date: 12/11/2012

Hadoop on Azure : Introduction

Introduction I am in complete awe on how this technology is resonating with today’s developers. If I...

Author: BrunoTerkaly Date: 11/16/2012

Essential Knowledge for Azure Table Storage

This post is devoted to Azure tablesAzure tables are used to store non-relational structured data at...

Author: BrunoTerkaly Date: 11/08/2012

Essential Knowledge for Windows Azure Storage

What this post is about This post is dedicated to understanding how to leverage Windows Azure...

Author: BrunoTerkaly Date: 11/08/2012

BizSpark is fantastic for Windows 8 and Azure Entrepreneurs

Microsoft BizSpark is an awesome way to get access to the MS stack for free. It would be foolish not...

Author: BrunoTerkaly Date: 11/07/2012

Step 4–Augmented Reality, Windows 8, and Cloud Computing–How to implement with real code (Implementing the Windows 8 Client)

Title Description Link Augmented Reality applications need a Web Service Back-End. Here is a 90-Day...

Author: BrunoTerkaly Date: 11/06/2012

Step 3–Augmented Reality, Windows 8, and Cloud Computing–How to implement with real code (Implementing the Cloud Back-End)

Title Description Link Augmented Reality applications need a Web Service Back-End. Here is a 90-Day...

Author: BrunoTerkaly Date: 11/05/2012

Step 0: What we will build. Augmented Reality, Windows 8, and Cloud Computing–How to implement with real code

Title Description Link Augmented Reality applications need a Web Service Back-End. Here is a 90-Day...

Author: BrunoTerkaly Date: 11/05/2012

Step 2–Augmented Reality, Windows 8, and Cloud Computing–How to implement with real code

Title Description Link Augmented Reality applications need a Web Service Back-End. Here is a 90-Day...

Author: BrunoTerkaly Date: 10/30/2012

Step 1–Augmented Reality, Windows 8, and Cloud Computing–How to implement with real code

Title Description Link Augmented Reality applications need a Web Service Back-End. Here is a 90-Day...

Author: BrunoTerkaly Date: 10/29/2012

High Level Guidance on Troubleshooting, Diagnosing, and Fixing Errors for Developers (in the cloud and on-premises)

What all developers should know about finding and fixing problems. Availability % Downtime per year...

Author: BrunoTerkaly Date: 10/22/2012

Announcing Free Cloud Technology Event Portland – Windows Azure DevCamp Thursday, 10/18/2012

Registration...

Author: BrunoTerkaly Date: 10/16/2012

Part 4 of 4: Introduction to Consuming Azure Mobile Services from Android

Next Steps The next post will cover:Creating a new Android ApplicationHow to name your application...

Author: BrunoTerkaly Date: 10/03/2012

Part 3 of 4: Introduction to Consuming Azure Mobile Services from Android

Next Steps The next post will cover these topics:Interacting with Azure Mobile Services using a web...

Author: BrunoTerkaly Date: 10/03/2012

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