Category Archives: Cloud architecture

Book: Dominic Betts, Jérémi Bourgault et al, Building Elastic and Resilient Cloud Applications: Developer’s Guide to the Enterprise Library Integration Pack for Windows Azure™

The Introduction to this 220p. book, Building Elastic and Resilient Cloud Applications: Developer’s Guide to the Enterprise Library Integration Pack for Windows Azure™ is given by Mark Aggar, Senior Director Environmental Sustainability, Microsoft Corporation. He makes the point that energy use … Continue reading

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Sharepoint 2013, Sharepoint Server 2013, Sharepoint Online: Recent Sharepoint Guidance and Posters

Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 Architecture (Poster) Information in this model helps you understand architectures that apply to server applications, Office Web Apps Server, app management, databases, workflows, wide-area networks, monitoring, newsfeeds, distributed cache, high availability, and disaster recovery. Mobile Architecture … Continue reading

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Infrastructure as a Service IaaS: Product Line Architecture ~ Fabric Architecture Guide, Fabric Management Architecture Guide & Deployment Guide

Microsoft Corporation have made available three substantial documents for consideration when constructing private clouds.  The Fabric Architecture Guide ( Adam Fazio, David Ziembicki, Joel Yorker Infrastructure-as-a- Service Product Line Architecture, Fabric Architecture Guide, Microsoft Corporation, May 2013, 112pp). The document … Continue reading

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Book: Exploring CQRS and Event Sourcing: A journey into high scalability, availability and maintainability with Windows Azure

The Patterns and Practices team have released a new book  (Dominic Betts, Julián Domínguez, Grigori Melnik, Fernando Simonazzi & Mani Subramanian, Exploring CQRS and Event Sourcing: A Journey into high scalability, availability and maintainability with Windows Azure, Microsoft Corporation, July 2012 … Continue reading

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