#Azure Action - Weekly Newsletter - 28th January 2011

clip_image00132222222Local Overview

Tim Buntel (@tbuntel) joins Microsoft Australia as new Windows Azure Product Marketing Manager.

Read why he joined here

  clip_image001422222222 Readiness & Resources

  • Reading:

SQL Azure

Windows Azure

  • Case Study
  • Tools:


  • Fun:
  • Introduction


  • Walkthrough:

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  • General news:

"the idea of moving everyday workloads to standardized cloud services -- so you can focus creative IT efforts on initiatives to boost business competitiveness -- has become the conventional wisdom of the day"  

"you can mix and match the resources"

  • Microsoft
  • Windows Azure



Audio Stream


January/February community web cast boot camps



A few basic questions answered on the Windows Azure App Fabric Service Bus..

Q: Where do I find out more on the Windows Azure AppFabric Service Bus?

Q: Where can I get some examples?

Various Examples from PDC 2010 on using Azure Application as a Service Bus

Q: Where can I find more detailed video on the Service Bus?

From TechEd 2010 - A Deep Dive (Video)