This morning we released a massive amount of enhancements to Microsoft Azure. Today’s new capabilities and announcements include:
- Virtual Machines: Integrated Security Extensions including Built-in Anti-Virus Support and Support for Capturing VM images in the portal
- Networking: ExpressRoute General Availability, Multiple Site-to-Site VPNs, VNET-to-VNET Secure Connectivity, Reserved IPs, Internal Load Balancing
- Storage: General Availability of Import/Export service and preview of new SMB file sharing support
- Remote App: Public preview of Remote App Service – run client apps in the cloud
- API Management: Preview of the new Azure API Management Service
- Hybrid Connections: Easily integrate Azure Web Sites and Mobile Services with on-premises data+apps (free tier included)
- Cache: Preview of new Redis Cache Service
- Store: Support for Enterprise Agreement customers and channel partners
For more details of each new capapbilities, please visit scott gu’s blog
since a long time from my last post (some post will be delivered soon), Microsoft has delivered a new portal design.
This design is more graphic and more user friendly. So it’s not for developer :P. I like this design but I think it’s not very usefull. It refer to windows 8 style with tiling. When you browse a section it develop it on the right side :
When you select an artifact, it develop it on the right side :
Then when you select a database :
this version is a preview I don’t know when they want to pass it as standart.
Microsoft just released a new useful poster. This one describes all Windows Azure bricks.
All developers, architects or anyone else who work on Microsoft Azure must download it :
Here are some links for those who like reading. Microsoft publish a list of technical books frees.
You can found books about :
- Windows server 2012
- Windows 8
- Sharepoint 2013
- Windows phone
- and many more
(I’ve checked there is no BizTalk book 😦 )
the books are dispatched in three link :
Now no one have a reason to say I can’t study, I must buy books
thanks to Eric Ligman