Jeff Nuckolls {Chief Cloud Officer}

Here I hope to provide some clarity around emergy technologies and forward-thinking solutions for complex business challenges.

IOT is an evolution of classic M2M

Internet of Things or Things on the Internet – It's much more than classic M2M solutions when...

Author: jeffnuck Date: 01/16/2015

Auto-Scale your Windows Azure cloud services

Auto-scaling just got easier... built-in support within the port for scaling your cloud services and...

Author: jeffnuck Date: 07/02/2013

Interviewed on IaaS at the "That Conference, bootcamp for geeks".

A little long, but a lot of fun, thanks David G....

Author: jeffnuck Date: 10/03/2012

Private Platform as a Service (aka. Windows Azure Appliance)

Microsoft will be the first to provide a comprehensive "Private" Platform as a Service (PaaS)...

Author: jeffnuck Date: 06/22/2011

Migrate existing applications and databases to Azure (step-by-step)

Here is a quick/simple 5-step migration of an existing ASP.NET web application and SQL Server...

Author: jeffnuck Date: 01/17/2011

Cloud Computing in Education - (a non-technical business case)

The Power of Choice Over the years, education has evolved with the decades of change in software...

Author: jeffnuck Date: 02/11/2010

New Azure screencasts and videos available

As we move towards commercial availability, the evangelism team have started to release the next...

Author: jeffnuck Date: 09/02/2009

SQL Data Services in Education (Overview)

Having to host, manage, monitor, and scale databases comes at a cost.  In Education there is a...

Author: jeffnuck Date: 12/17/2008

Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation

I’m a retired US Marine Corps veteran of foreign wars, so when I bought this bottle of “Jarhead Red”...

Author: jeffnuck Date: 12/17/2008

Software plus Services in Education (Overview)

With already tight budgets in Education, these hard economic times add an extra burden that force IT...

Author: jeffnuck Date: 12/17/2008

Hyper-V error: "failed to remove snapshot" when deleting...

Interesting little error I got while attempting to Delete Snapshot Subtree in Hyper-V Manager. I was...

Author: jeffnuck Date: 06/04/2008

AShred

Ashred prank:

Author: jeffnuck Date: 05/09/2008

Unit Tests with Visual Studio 2008 (screencast)

Test Driven Development (TDD) has long been advocated as a "best practice" in software development....

Author: jeffnuck Date: 05/09/2008

Web Tests in Visual Studio 2008 (screencast)

If you are interested in testing your web applications, Visual Studio offers a great way to do this...

Author: jeffnuck Date: 05/09/2008

Stream Silverlight apps in your blog created with Live Writer...

Here is a cool plug-in for Live Writer from James Clarke...

Author: jeffnuck Date: 05/08/2008

Changing Item-level permissions in a Sharepoint List (WSS 3.0) with Elevated Privileges

Most blogs, books, articles, etc... provide some nice sample code, but they all assume that the user...

Author: jeffnuck Date: 04/30/2008

ColdFusion to ASP.NET Migration

When considering a migration from ColdFusion to ASP.NET, you have several options to consider, I’ve...

Author: jeffnuck Date: 04/20/2008

Migrating from ASP to ASP.NET

Here I have compiled a list of resources to assist anyone interested in making a migration from...

Author: jeffnuck Date: 04/20/2008

Biztalk POP3 Adapter and WSS Adapter Example

After some extensive research I could not find a good example of how I could receive an Email via...

Author: jeffnuck Date: 04/05/2008

Visual Basic 6.0 IDE goes out of support

In just 1 week from today, on April 8, 2008, the Visual Basic 6.0 IDE will no longer be supported....

Author: jeffnuck Date: 04/03/2008

Biztalk Adapter for SQL - Issues/Resolutions

Two things that you might encounter while you are attempting to create your schema for your SQL...

Author: jeffnuck Date: 03/31/2008

ASP.NET Error Message: Login failed for 'NT AUTHORITYNETWORKSERVICE'

If you are developing against a local SQL Server 2005 database in Visual Studio you may not notice...

Author: jeffnuck Date: 03/31/2008

Upgrade TFS from the Trial edition to a licensed copy...

If you were an early adopter and/or just testing out Team Foundation Server 2008 and now want to...

Author: jeffnuck Date: 03/31/2008

Step-by-step Introduction to LINQ to SQL

Here I’ll give you a quick introduction to LINQ using Visual Studio 2008. Click here to learn more...

Author: jeffnuck Date: 03/13/2008

Visual Studio 2008 and SQL Server 2008 Integration

Consider this a pre-post... I received a lot of questions in regards to the integration of VS 2008...

Author: jeffnuck Date: 03/10/2008

Synchronize Active Directory to ADAM with ADAMSync (step-by-step)

I have created two sets of step-by-step instructions. The first is for someone who may be already...

Author: jeffnuck Date: 04/01/2007

Microsoft .NET Public Sector Developer Conference

For Education and Government customers, Academic Developers, and Public Sector ISVs, we (Microsoft)...

Author: jeffnuck Date: 11/07/2006

Why standardize on the Microsoft Application/Development Platform?

It may be no surprise that there is considerable interest these days for both Private and Public...

Author: jeffnuck Date: 09/26/2006

.NET Development in Academia - ASP.NET on Linux

Since I'm always talking to Education institutions (both K-12 and Higher Ed) about .NET Development...

Author: jeffnuck Date: 09/19/2006

Visual Studio 2005 & Team Foundation Server Integration and Functionality

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Author: jeffnuck Date: 09/19/2006

Collaborate/Develop/Share Source Code @ www.codeplex.com

If you are a hobbiest, student, or professional/acedemic developer and like sites such as...

Author: jeffnuck Date: 09/19/2006

Game Development with C#

I was just browsing around for any cool new Gaming Engine developed on the .NET development platform...

Author: jeffnuck Date: 09/18/2006

Issue when attempting to deploy a Biztalk 2006 assembly from Visual Studio 2005

While attempting to deploy a very simple BizTalk Server 2006 (Beta 3 bits) application from my...

Author: jeffnuck Date: 09/18/2006