Windows Azure Step by Step (Step by Step Developer)

Your hands-on, step-by-step guide to the programming fundamentals for Windows Azure™Teach yourself how to build and host scalable applications in the cloud using Windows Azure—one step at a time. Ideal for those with basic programming skills, this tutorial provides practical, learn-by-doing exercises for working with the core services and features of the Windows Azure platform. Discover how to:Extend your existing skills to the cloud development model Build a simple web role application and deploy it to the cloud Create a worker role project to perform backend processes Store persistent data with Windows Azure Storage Develop a scalable database application in the cloud using Microsoft SQL Azure™ Connect several cloud-based applications with Windows Azure AppFabric Design a multitiered solution that can scale to meet user demand

Author: Roberto Brunetti

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