Windows Azure Websites + TypeScript + node.js = JavaScript on Steroids

20 February 2013 - Azure, TypeScript

I had the opportunity to do two sessions at MVP Summit 2013 in Redmond/Bellevue. The first one covered TypeScript. In this blog article I summarize my main points and share the demo code.

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Windows Azure Table Service - An Example

20 December 2012 - .NET, Azure, C#

In September 2012 I did a session on Microsoft Windows Azure's Table Storage at the Professional .NET 2012 Community Conference in Vienna. In this blog post I would like to publish the video of the talk as well as the sample code I presented during the session.

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Continuous Integration With Windows Azure Websites and Team Foundation Services

28 November 2012 - ASP.NET, Azure, TFS

Windows Azure Websites (WAWS) is a great PaaS service in Microsoft's Cloud Computing platform Windows Azure. It makes it very easy to create, run, and scale web sites or web APIs. The new Team Foundation Services integrate perfectly with WAWS and make it possible to setup a continuous integration environment in the cloud within minutes.

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Presentation about Business Model Evolution for SaaS (Dublin MS GISV Summit 2012)

27 November 2012 - Azure

SaaS is an important trend in the software industry. In this presentation Rainer Stropek from time cockpit speaks about typical challenges that software vendors have to solve to successfully transfer from the classical licensing-based model to a SaaS strategy.

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BASTA Austria 2012 - TypeScript - JavaScript on Steroids

22 November 2012 - TypeScript

At BASTA Austria 2012 I did a session about TypeScript. I introduced the new language and showed demos in the browser (with jQuery, require.js, etc.) and on the server (with node.js).

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BASTA Austria 2012 - Parallel and Async Programming in C#

22 November 2012 - .NET, C#, WPF

At BASTA Austria 2012 I did a workshop about parallel and async programming in C#. In this blog article you find the material (slides)

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ADO.NET 4.5 Async Data Reader and IAsyncHttpHandler

22 November 2012 - ASP.NET

In cloud computing scenarios latencies between the application and database server are usually higher compared to an on premise scenario. With the rise of node.js I/O driven web hosts are becoming more familiar and ADO.Net 4.5 aids this by providing Async methods to I/O bound functions.

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WPF and Prism Workshop at BASTA Austria

19 November 2012 - .NET, C#, MEF, Presentations, Silverlight, WPF

In this article you can view the slides for my WPF & Prism Workshop at BASTA Austria. Additionally you can download the sample code.

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WPF CheckBox With Confirmation Message

19 November 2012 - .NET, C#, WPF

During BASTA Austria I have been asked a WPF question. How can I implement a confirmation question that is asked whenever a user checks a CheckBox?

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Session at AZUG in Brussels

04 November 2012 - Azure

On October 25th 2012 I did a session at the Azure user group in Brussels about "Catching The Long Tail With SaaS + Windows Azure". Here you find the slides and the link to the recordings.

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