Monthly Archives: November 2013

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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Poster: WindowsRT Common Network API Posters

This set of three posters in PDF format visually maps out the Http, Background Transfer and TCPIP Socket API’s available to Windows RT devices. The  document is however designed for US paper sizing’s (Ledger/Tabloid,  11.0 x 17 inches, approx. A3). … Continue reading

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C++ Conformance Roadmap Visual C++ : The road to C++14 wave

Microsoft has released further progress (Visual C++ Compiler November 2013 CTP) towards  adding advanced capabilities (esp. generic lambdas) to its C++ programming language the so called C++14 draft proposal from the  ANSI/ISO international standards. The announcement can be found here.  

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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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Book: Developer’s Guide for Microsoft Enterprise Library 2nd edition

The second edition of the documentation for  the open source Enterprise Library (matching the v6.0 code release) has been made available in multiple digital formats and can be purchased in print from Amazon as a paperback (Dominic Betts, Julian Dominguez … Continue reading

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