Azure Scheduler will be retired
Azure Logic Apps is replacing Azure Scheduler, which is being retired.
Azure Storage and Data Services
We have introduced Azure Storage Services. There are other services about storage and data on Azure.
Goolge I/O 2018 Keynote in 10 Minutes
Google has annual developer conference too. It is Google I/O.
Microsoft Build 2018
Microsoft Build is an annual conference event which is aimed towards software engineers and web developers using Microsoft technologies. https://youtu.be/UfWrB-O9NUQ
Microsoft Azure Free Products
Microsoft Cloud Platform Azure provides always-free products and free for the first 12 months products.
Microsoft Connect(); 2017 sessions available at Channel 9
Microsoft Connect(); 2017 sessions available at Channel 9
Smart Amazon Fillers Website Supports Both of Canada and USA Now
Since I met another weekend and got spare time, I did not wait long and finished urgent features on Smart Amazon Fillers website: Supporting multiple countries, and fixing pagination issue.
The Amazon Filler Items Searching Website is Upgraded
I released a simple ASP.NET MVC website using Amazon service 2 days ago. I might call it MyFiller project version 1. In the 1st version, I actually have not finished all features which I wanted. So in past 2 days, I modified something on it. Now I can call it version 2.
About My IoT Demo Application
I have times to collect information from my existed applications using different technologies now. IoT was the one of them. I had an running IoT Demo application which used Windows Forms, C# and Microsoft Azure IoT.
Microsoft Will Give You Free Windows Server Datacenter (Win Server) if You Show Love to Hyper-V
We enjoyed the FREE upgrading to Windows 10 in past year, now with the launch of Windows Server 2016, Microsoft wants to give us more, but it is not Windows 10 this time, it is about Windows Server, which is more useful for enterprise customers.
IaaS, PaaS, SaaS on Microsoft Azure
How about the IaaS, PaaS, SaaS on Microsoft Azure? What Azure products are IaaS, PaaS, SaaS ?
My Suggestions and Ideas to Microsoft’s Survey about Azure
Microsoft Azure website released a survey which was about its Azure website. The following were my submitted content:
Team Member Permission under Azure Work or School Account
Azure Work or School Account is the new name of old Azure Organization Account. About how to set a team member to use Azure under Visual Studio Enterprise with MSDN subscription (old name was Visual Studio Ultimate subscription), I forwarded previously this link to our company's subscription administrator.
About Azure Scheduler Free Tier in 2016
Scheduler on Azure has been adjusted in new portal since we created the scheduler using classic portal. We can not remember whether the scheduler creating was only supported in classic portal, but we remember we did creating scheduler in classic portal.
Azure subscription and service limits, quotas, and constraints
Check limits for Microsoft Azure:
Microsoft Announces Xamarin Technologies are Free and Open Source
In today’s Microsoft Build 2016 event, Microsoft's Scott Gu just announced that Xamarin will be available in Visual Studio family WITHOUT extra cost, even in the free edition of Visual Studio Community and Visual Studio Code. Xamarin Studio for OS X will be free as a community edition.
Microsoft is Too Smart to Name Their Products
Microsoft made lots of software, and even hardware devices. Also, Microsoft named lots of products which they released. If you are a developer, or if you used Microsoft products, you also know Microsoft keeps changing many product names and canceling many products, especially they cancelled when you just spent time to learn them. but what ever, you know a truth, Microsoft like to give names to their products, and, they always thought the names were great.
How to create a scheduler on Microsoft Azure
We have a case that needs to create a Microsoft Azure scheduler. Since Microsoft’s Azure still provides some modules which are still preview editions, so let me give the steps to create a new scheduler using current Azure platform.
Enable Hyper-V on Windows Server 2012
Hyper-V is a build-in feature on Windows Server new editions such as Windows Server 2012, so you do not need to install Hyper-V but just enable it.
Cloud Computing is Required Feature in New Enterprise Applications
I mentioned Cloud Computing was the mainstream currently. We have to consider the Cloud Computing requirement in most of our existing or new developing software projects NOW because the Cloud Computing has penetrated to everywhere in our life. it came very earlier than we thought.
Cloud Computing is the Mainstream Now
Due to the newest quarter earning releases from big companies such as Microsoft, Amazon and Google in the last week, the Cloud Computing related services and products became or is to become the main revenue growth.
IoT Times, Still Windows ?
I tried to searched information about a clear times comparison but I did not get any. So let me personally share my thougt.
Reduce Virtual Machine Disk Size on VMware Workstation 10
After you used some while on VMware virtual machine, you might found your disk file (.vmdk) becomes huge.
VMware vSphere, VMware Player, WMware ESXi, vSphere Hypervisor
There are too many confusing VMware products from VMware but lack of clear descriptions about them. For example, it is hard to know what difference or what relationship between vSphere Hypervisor and VMware player. I searched multiple days about these two concepts through Google, but I still did not clear idea about their relationship, and there is no any information about them in VMware official site ether.
Install Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on Hyper-V Virtual Machine
Our development needs different OS and platforms to test, so we set some virtual machines on Windows Server 2012.
Microsoft Azure Price Record 2014 May
Microsoft Cloud platform (Microsoft Azure) had provided new price, but I think all cloud platform prices will continue dropping time by time since the cloud is the trending, especially for enterprises, small businesses, cloud and virtualization will be their selection eventually, the Cloud platform might be more popular, and Cloud providers will be more, so the prices should be down constantly.
Upgrade to Windows Server 2012 R2 from Windows Server 2008 R2
We have a running Windows Server 2008 R2 system, for our development, it has not been used as a stable server, but just for development, so we often change this system due to our different development requests such as testing. Now we receive Windows Server 2012 from Microsoft, which is more closing the cloud service and platform for our company, so we want to upgrade the Windows Server 2008 R2 to 2012 R2, for any new software and existing software in our company.
About Windows Server 2012
1: 4 new editions:
VMware vSphere vs Microsoft Hyper-V They said
No, we do not have any idea about VMware vSphere vs Microsoft Hyper-V currently.
How to Delete a Project in Visual Studio Online
Visual Studio Online is actually a Cloud Project Management system. It has a confusing name, developers might think it is a online Visual Studio development tool, but actually it is not, at least it is not currently. I personally guess Microsoft want to a online Visual Studio development tool too, but it is not now.
Start to Use Visual Studio Online
Microsoft provided Visual Studio Online long time, It is a kind of Cloud service, at least, due to its name: Visual Studio Online, we can guess we can use it without install a local Visual Studio version.
Microsoft Patterns and Practices Developer Center
We often see the words “Microsoft patterns & practices” on Microsoft development websites.
Skype is on Cloud Now, SkyDrive is the Next
Today’s news reported that Microsoft Visa President Scott Guthrie said they have already moved Skype service onto Windows Azure.
Check SkyDrive Status
Windows Live SkyDrive is a kind of cloud computing service which let user "Store, organize, and download your files, photos, and favorites onWindows Live servers, and access them from any computer with an Internet connection. Share photos and files that you create with your friends, collaborate on documents, or display photos and files that you create for anyone on the Windows Live network."
Office 365 and iCloud news
Today we got 2 news about cloud computingL
Microsoft Office Web Apps
Since many years ago we have used Microsoft Office software to handle our document works. We use Word to write general document, we use Excel to build spreadsheets, we use Power Point to write presentation files.