• January 28, 2010 28 Jan'10

    Early Azure adopters porting over .NET apps for more scalability

    Microsoft Azure's first adopters are porting over existing applications more than they seem to be building all new ones. While a developer proficient in Visual Studio can write apps for behind the firewall or Azure's cloud computing platform, ...

  • January 12, 2010 12 Jan'10

    Early Azure adopter sees financial benefits of cloud computing

    When Advanced Telemetry, an energy consumption monitoring and management provider, realized they could not accommodate their rapid growth with on-site infrastructure, they looked at cloud computing options to expand their computing resources.

  • December 22, 2009 22 Dec'09

    Developer advantages and challenges of Microsoft's Azure

    Roger Jennings discusses which organizations and types of applications are likely to take the best advantage of Microsoft's new cloud computing service, Azure Services Platform.

  • December 21, 2009 21 Dec'09

    Windows Azure cloud computing services, part one

    Roger Jennings, principal consultant at Oakleaf Systems and the author of a new book on Windows Azure, discusses the impending release of Windows Azure, its current state, and which organizations and types of apps are likely to take the best ...

  • December 09, 2009 09 Dec'09

    Q&A: Exploring Microsoft Azure, cloud and Silverlight futures

    Software veteran Andrew Brust deals out new insights into the present scene and futurescape of Microsoft Azure, Silverlight and cloud computing. In particular, Brust -- chief of new technology at twentysix New York -- analyzes where Azure is now, ...

  • November 25, 2009 25 Nov'09

    Inside Visual Studio 2010

    Microsoft is released Visual Studio 2010 Beta 2. Find out key features of Microsoft's next-generation development environment, and learn key features of the Framework, Visual Basic, and C#.

  • November 13, 2009 13 Nov'09

    Build and unit test Windows Azure projects from TFS Team Build

    Windows Azure Storage a fast, scalable, and reliable storage solution for your Windows Azure applications. With the Windows Azure SDK, you get a version of Azure's cloud server and cloud storage that run on your desktop – DevFabric.exe and ...

  • November 13, 2009 13 Nov'09

    Run Visual Studio Web Tests from a Team Foundation Server Build

    One of the features of Visual Studio 2008 is the ability to test Web applications using Web Tests. Web Tests allow you to record a user's path through a running Web application and turn these actions into an automated test that Visual Studio can ...

  • November 02, 2009 02 Nov'09

    Microsoft lightens up to Eclipse for PHP, Azure related application building

    Microsoft is working with open source companies Tasktop Technologies and Soyatec on interoperability projects focused on using the Eclipse platform to take advantage of the new features in Windows 7 and Window Server 2008 R2, and improve Java and ...

  • October 06, 2009 06 Oct'09

    Microsoft releases free Web development tools

    Microsoft announced a handful of free tools and technologies that developers can take advantage of to simplify creating professional Web sites.

  • September 16, 2009 16 Sep'09

    Create iPhone apps with .NET

    Novell announced the availability of MonoTouch 1.0, a software-developer kit (SDK) that enables developers to create iPhone- and iPod Touch-based apps that leverage the Mono versions of .NET.

  • September 02, 2009 02 Sep'09

    Getting started with Microsoft Azure for developers

    This is a four-part series from contributor Patrick Meader for developers to get started with Microsoft Azure.

  • August 26, 2009 26 Aug'09

    Embarcadero RAD Studio 2010

    Embarcadero Technologies announced a new version of its RAD Studio, called RAD Studio 2010, featuring updated versions of Delphi, C++ Builder, and Delphi Prism and comes in three SKUs: Professional, Enterprise, and Architect.

  • August 17, 2009 17 Aug'09

    Create Windows 7 apps to win cash, trips to PDC

    Microsoft is sponsoring a contest for the best applications that take advantage of Windows 7. Find out more about the contest and how to enter.

  • August 10, 2009 10 Aug'09

    Windows 7 for developers

    Find out the common issues you might face in the wake of a new version of Windows and get the official Microsoft sites for tackling these issues in Windows 7.