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In my previous post (http://thinkfirstcodelater.com/blog/?p=3455) I showed you how to use the Windows Azure cross platform command line tools to create a SQL database server. In this post I’ll show you how to use the tools to list your SQL database servers. Once again, just a reminder ...
These days, users are growing more and more accustomed to expecting that they can accomplish productive work from anywhere, at any time, and on any device. As a result, IT professionals are increasingly faced with the challenge of balancing convenience with security, in an effort to pr...
In my most recent set of posts in this series I showed you how to use the Windows Azure cross platform command line tools to manage a Windows Azure Mobile Service. I’m now going to change focus and look at how you can use the cross platform command line tools to manage a SQL database. ...
In my last post ( http://thinkfirstcodelater.com/blog/?p=3438) I showed you how to use the Windows Azure Cross Platform command line tools to restart a Windows Azure Mobile Service. In this post I’ll show you how to use the tools to delete a mobile service. Once again, just a reminder ...
On Nov 13 Microsoft announced Visual Studio online. Here is the announcement Here is a screen shot from the site. There is a new portal that goes with it as well.You guessed it right, you can get started for FREE. Of course it is free for MSDN users. You will see some screen shots at t...
In my previous two posts I showed you how to use the Windows Azure cross platform command line tools to: Show the scalability settings of a Windows Azure Mobile Service (http://thinkfirstcodelater.com/blog/?p=3407 Change the scalability settings of a Windows Azure Mobile Service (http:...
With the new Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials Server we really added many features to make this an even more rounded server. The Essential server also provides a ton of flexibly for deployment and functionality. We even included the popular client computer backup from Windows Home se...
Back for Part 3 of the “Building a Hybrid Cloud” series, Keith Mayer and myself chat about and demo the latest networking enhancements made in Windows Server 2012 R2. Keith really shows you how Windows Server 2012 R2 offers networks for your virtualization hosts but also your virtual ...
In my previous post (http://thinkfirstcodelater.com/blog/?p=3407) I showed you how to use the Windows Azure Cross Platform command line tools to view the scalability settings of a Windows Azure Mobile Service. In this post I’ll show you how to use the command line tools to change the s...
Huddersfield, United Kingdom, November 13, 2013 --(PR.com)-- IAM Cloud, providers of the world's largest Windows Azure IaaS deployment, announced today Federate 365 MLP, a free service that will help academic institutions make Office 365 ProPlus easily available to their students....
In my previous seven posts in this series I showed you how to use the Windows Azure cross platform command line tools to work with scheduled jobs associated with a Windows Azure Mobile Service. In this post I’ll show you how to use the tools to scale your Windows Azure Mobile Ser...
In my previous post (http://thinkfirstcodelater.com/blog/?p=3387) I showed you how to use the Windows Azure Cross Platform command line tools to update a scheduled job associated with a Windows Azure Mobile Services. In this post I’ll show you how to use the tools to delete a sch...
Applies to: Product General Platform Windows With the introduction of Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF), developers can now create rich User Interface applications which is preferred by end users. While developing such applications, sometimes there can be a need to intercept the Wi...
Are you dealing with an explosion of devices connecting to your organization? Trying to maintain your organizations compliance and security is critical. Especially with users located all around the world across multiple platforms and devices. In Kevin Remde's post this week he ta...
Keith Mayer and myself kick off our new multi-part series today on how you can build your hybrid cloud environment with Windows Server 2012, System Center 2012 and Windows Azure by laying down a quick overview of what we can expect for the series as well as diving into the new featur...
In my previous two posts I showed you how to use the Windows Azure cross platform command line tools to: Download a script associated with a Windows Azure Mobile Service schedule job (http://thinkfirstcodelater.com/blog/?p=3367 Upload a script associated with a Windows Azure Mobile Ser...
Innovative bring your own key (BYOK) capability allows businesses to retain control of critical assets in the cloudPlantation, FL - November 7, 2013 - Thales, leader in information systems and communications security announces that its nShield hardware security modules (HSMs) have been...
In my previous post (http://thinkfirstcodelater.com/blog/?p=3367) I showed you how to use the Windows Azure cross platform command line tools to download a script associated with a Windows Azure Mobile Service’s schedule job. In this post I’ll show you how to modify the scr...
On November 13th at 10am EST/3P GMT Microsoft’s big wigs, Soma Somasegar, Scott Guthrie, Scott Hanselman, andBrian Harry will discuss the future of Cloud and Services in t
On November 13th at 10am EST/3P GMT Microsoft’s big wigs, Soma Somasegar, Scott Guthrie, Scott Hanselman, andBrian Harry will discuss the future of Cloud and Services in theVisual Studio 2013 Launch event. This is free. The sign-up page is here:https://tfs.app.visualstudio.com/_acco...
On November 13th at 10am EST/3P GMT Microsoft’s big wigs, Soma Somasegar, Scott Guthrie, Scott Hanselman, andBrian Harry will discuss the future of Cloud and Services in t
In my previous post (http://thinkfirstcodelater.com/blog/?p=3359) I showed you how to use the Windows Azure cross platform command line tools to list the scripts associated with a Windows Azure Mobile Service. In this post I’ll show you how to use that information to download a s...
Wednesday 6 November, 2013 Transport Media and Parenthesis Design Consultancy are uniting to generate awareness for the new Coventry branch of Allsopp & Allsopp estate agents. An outdoor campaign will showcase the company during the final week of October, with a promotional A...
In my previous two posts I showed you how to use the Windows Azure cross platform command line tools to: Create a scheduled job for a Windows Azure Mobile Service (http://thinkfirstcodelater.com/blog/?p=3342) List the scheduled jobs associated with a Windows Azure Mobile Service (http:...
In my previous post (http://thinkfirstcodelater.com/blog/?p=3342) I showed you how to use the Windows Azure cross platform command line tools to create a scheduled job for a Windows Azure Mobile Service. In this post I’ll show you how to list the scheduled jobs associated with a ...
This quick start kit is for self-studies of windows Azure IaaS and Windows Azure PowerShell. It deploys a simple, yet well-structured Windows Azure IaaS (Infrastructure Services) deployment with a specified number of VMs including: Affinity Group Storage...(read more)
This quick start kit is available for download at http://aka.ms/QSK for self-studies of windows Azure IaaS and Windows Azure PowerShell. It deploys a simple, yet well-structured Windows Azure IaaS (Infrastructure Services) deployment with a specified...(read more)
GAMA ? Ce sont les initiales de quatre acteurs majeurs de l’informatique, Google, Amazon, Microsoft et Apple. Deux d’entre eux, Microsoft et Apple, sont nés dans une culture poste de travail et ont pris leur essor dans les années 80...
A couple of months ago I had the privilege to interview Brad Anderson.  Brad is a Sr. VP at Microsoft, responsible for the System Center and Windows Server product lines.  So… “So this guy knows what he’s talking about?” Exactly.  As a companion to his blog - In the Cl...
A couple of months ago I had the privilege to interview Brad Anderson.  Brad is a Sr. VP at Microsoft, responsible for the System Center and Windows Server product lines.  So… “So this guy knows what he’s talking about?” Exactly.  As a companion to his blog - In the Cl...
In this episode I welcomes Bruno Saille to the show.  We discuss the SQL Server Self-Service Kit and how it works with System Center 2012 to help automate SQL Server deployments. Tune in as we discuss how the self-service kits works, which System Center components are required...
In this episode I welcomes Bruno Saille to the show.  We discuss the SQL Server Self-Service Kit and how it works with System Center 2012 to help automate SQL Server deployments. Tune in as we discuss how the self-service kits works, which System Center components are required...
In my previous post (http://thinkfirstcodelater.com/blog/?p=3329) I showed you how to delete a table associated with a Windows Azure Mobile Service. In this post I’m going to shift away from working with Windows Azure Mobile Service tables and data and start focusing on schedule ...
This quick start kit is for self-studies of windows Azure IaaS and Windows Azure PowerShell. I am making it available with pay-with-a-tweet . My intent is to get more IT pros aware of and I thank you all for tweeting and helping me help more to better...(read more)
In my previous two posts I showed you how to use the Windows Azure cross platform command line tools to: Read data from a table associated with a Windows Azure Mobile Service (http://thinkfirstcodelater.com/blog/?p=3310). Truncate a table associated with a Windows Azure Mobile Service ...
So, do we stick with a technology that Microsoft has labelled as legacy - WPF, or do we go with the new unpopular WinRT for line of business applications? After the Silverlight fiasco I personally do not trust Microsoft to not throw the baby out with the bath water again in the future....
In my last post (http://thinkfirstcodelater.com/blog/?p=3310) I showed you how to read data from a table associated with your Windows Azure Mobile Service using the cross platform command line tools. In this post I’ll show you how to use those tools to truncate, or delete all of ...
In my last post (http://thinkfirstcodelater.com/blog/?p=3297) I mentioned that I would use my next post, that’s this one, to show you how to delete a table associated with a Windows Azure Mobile Service. However, I then realized that there are two things I want to show you how to...
Seattle, WA, October 26, 2013 --(PR.com)-- Need a resource for Exchange Online, Exchange hybrid, and Exchange Server 2013? Try William Stanek’s Exchange Server 2013 Pocket Consultant: Configuration & Clients (ISBN: 9780735681682). This 378-page guide to Exchange Server 2013 ...