Silverlight Developer's Journal

You need to get to the Azure preview portal here: https://portal.azure.com/hodenteklive.onmicrosoft.com Of course you would be needing an account on the Microsoft Azure. You could also start here: Once in the preview portal click on the Azure Gallery at the bottom of the page shown i... (more)
Azure platform is going all out and it is burgeoning. "Microsoft Azure DocumentDB is a document-oriented, NoSQL database service designed for modern mobile and web applications" The above from Microsoft site. Microsoft beefs its Azure Services portfolio with yet another service. Azure ... (more)
CLEVELAND, Ohio, Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Metropolitan at The 9 is a luxury hotel that is housed in Cleveland's brand new urban resort, The 9. The 9 opens its doors to the Metropolitan this September, but also various dining and cocktail environments with one-of-a... (more)
Recent updates to Azure Mobile Services address the scalability of mobile apps and their real-time behavior. This was achieved by the following: .NET backend became generally available and can be used in production. This makes it possible to add a mobility layer to backend easily.R... (more)
CHICAGO, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cloud hosting provider Hostway Services, Inc. today announced Cloud ConnexTM, a hosted cloud reseller/partner platform that enables VARs, marketing agencies, system integrators and managed service providers to sell private-labeled cloud ... (more)
PURMEREND, the Netherlands, August 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- - Hybrid Cloud OS Microsoft strategy requires new role of service providers IS Group, Dutch market leader in cloud computing and IT Services signed an agreement with Microsoft to deliver hybrid cloud computing solutions fo... (more)
IRVINE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 08/21/14 -- Vision Solutions, Inc., a leader in disaster recovery, high availability and migration solutions for cloud service providers, is the driving force behind the virtualization trend of migrating from Amazon Web Services (AWS) to Microsoft A... (more)
Some of the top Nintendo video games launching this year, including Super Smash Bros. for Wii U and Nintendo 3DS, will be playable at the PAX Prime convention. Nintendo will also host a number of fun events and lots of hands-on game-play opportunities for fans to experience the l... (more)
LOS ANGELES, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SADA Systems, a global leader in providing cloud computing and strategic IT solutions, today announced that Inc. magazine has ranked SADA Systems NO. 1506 on its 33rd annual Inc. 500|5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-gro... (more)
BROOMFIELD, Colo., Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Level 3 Communications, Inc. (NYSE: LVLT) today announced the expansion of its global data center network with the opening of its newest facility, located at 524 Van Buren Street in Herndon, Virginia. The new facility achieves Leve... (more)
-- Global Data Center Network Supports Demanding Requirements for Enterprises and Government Customers to Deliver High-Performing Business Applications BROOMFIELD, Colorado, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Level 3 Communications, Inc. (NYSE: LVLT) today announced the expansion of it... (more)
SANTA CLARA, Calif., Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Espresso Logic announced today it is introducing new functionality that brings the worlds of big data and SQL data into one common REST API for developing the backend for web and mobile apps. These REST APIs provide real-time acc... (more)
WALTHAM, MA--(Marketwired - August 20, 2014) - Neotys, a leader in easy-to-use, cost effective load testing tools for web and mobile applications, today announced that Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) has selected NeoLoad, the company's leading load and performance testing solut... (more)
This is a short presentation to introduce Azure IaaS essential features to IT pros. Azure will quickly become transparent for Windows administrators once the basic concepts are in place, which is what this presentation is trying to facilitate. This is...(read more ) ... (more)
CRANBURY, N.J., Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Infragistics, a global leader in empowering rich user experiences that help developers build stunning apps, today announced that WintellectNOW, the on-demand technical training provider, has added to its library 19 videos that cover I... (more)
OCEANPORT, N.J., Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CommVault (NASDAQ: CVLT) today announced new Simpana® cloud management capabilities and Simpana Solution Sets designed to transform how companies of all sizes protect, manage and maximize the value of business information amidst a ri... (more)
Welcome to another in our new series of “Modernize your Infrastructure” articles.  Today I’m pleased to share with you the details of yet another free and easy-to-use assessment tool from Microsoft.  The purpose of this tool is to help you answer the following ... (more)
Citrix today announced new releases of XenApp and XenDesktop, extending its market and technology leadership in application and desktop virtualization and in business-ready workspaces. XenApp and XenDesktop 7.6 deliver an unmatched user experience with instant app access, and vir... (more)
SANTA BARBARA, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 08/20/14 -- Ansible, Inc., the company that provides products, support and services for the popular Ansible open source IT automation project, today announced Ansible Tower 2.0, a major upgrade to Ansible's complete orchestration, configurati... (more)
The team of US DX IT Pro Technology Evangelists is doing another series of articles and TechNet Radio interviews.  The topic: Modernizing your Infrastructure.  The goal: To give you as many resources as you’ll need to get your infrastructure up to speed, whether you’re simply loo... (more)
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