Tag Archives: Windows Azure

Deploying Out of Process Service for Semantic Logging Application Block to Windows Azure using plugins

DISCLAIMER: Microsoft has not published the documentation on how plug-ins in Azure SDK work (such as Diagnostics, Remote desktop etc.) This sample is provided as is, and based on my observations. Microsoft’s Patterns and Practices team had released the Semantic Application Block with Enterprise Library 6 release (can be downloaded from here http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=38789). It is […]

Good News for Processing Large Uploaded Files On Azure–Free Ingress

Microsoft today announced free ingress on Azure. This is particularly important for applications that are processing large files that are uploaded. Although in a typical web application, where ingress costs may not be significant, this is important cost savings for those apps with high volume inbound data. Details are here: http://blogs.msdn.com/b/windowsazure/archive/2011/06/22/announcing-free-ingress-for-all-windows-azure-customers-starting-july-1st-2011.aspx