Distributed Development

Thoughts on cloud, distributed computing & interoperability

Creating a Hadoop Development Cluster in Azure

In my previous post on Hadoop I showed how you could easily deploy a cluster to run on Azure. What...

Author: Mario Kosmiskas Date: 08/12/2011

Command Line Access to Azure VMs – SSH

In a previous post I showed how to configure a service to allow for remote access using PowerShell...

Author: Mario Kosmiskas Date: 08/09/2011

Command Line Access to Azure VMs – PowerShell Remoting

Every so often I deploy a service to Azure which requires some sort of manual intervention during...

Author: Mario Kosmiskas Date: 08/08/2011

Hadoop in Azure

Is it possible to deploy a Hadoop cluster in Azure? It sure is and setting one up is not difficult,...

Author: Mario Kosmiskas Date: 05/11/2011

Sharing Folders in Azure

When multiple instances of an application need to share data in Azure they typically use Azure...

Author: Mario Kosmiskas Date: 02/11/2011

Deploying Java Applications in Azure

You have an existing Java application or are developing a new one and want to take advantage of the...

Author: Mario Kosmiskas Date: 01/05/2011