Pondering Clouds

Mike Wickstrand's blog on Windows Azure and cloud computing

Windows Azure Customer E-mail of the Day

Earlier today I reached out to a number of Windows Azure customers and asked them for some feedback...

Author: Wickstrand Date: 06/09/2011

Windows Azure: A Year of Listening, Learning, Engineering, and Now Delivering!

Although I’ve worked at Microsoft for more than 11 years, 2009 marked the first time I had the...

Author: Wickstrand Date: 11/02/2010

Interested in becoming a Windows Azure MVP?

  We are in the final stages of accepting nominations for the newly formed Windows Azure Most...

Author: Wickstrand Date: 08/11/2010

Whether you love or hate Windows Azure, please just tell us what you think!

It’s been a fun 24 hours. Last night we rolled out the Windows Azure 2010 Q1 Customer Satisfaction...

Author: Wickstrand Date: 03/10/2010

Windows Azure Product Planning Offsite Thoughts

View Full Album These days all too often “offsites” are nothing more than going to work in Microsoft...

Author: Wickstrand Date: 03/05/2010

How do you prefer Windows Azure Guest OS updates to happen?

The Windows Azure Team is contemplating some changes to Windows Azure guest OS update process in an...

Author: Wickstrand Date: 01/14/2010

PDC ’09 & Your Great Windows Azure Ideas!

It was an amazing week at PDC ’09, chatting with a lot of customers, meeting old friends, hearing...

Author: Wickstrand Date: 11/23/2009

Building Windows Azure's Future with You...

So who am I and what do I do? And, while we’re at it why should you care? Well, let’s get to it! I...

Author: Wickstrand Date: 11/15/2009