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Melbourne Azure Meetup May 2012. Nick Ward, Windows Azure Solution Specialist. Meeting the future. Platform. May Platform Announcements . Get ready to meet Windows Azure on June 7th Bing Search API available on the Windows Azure Marketplace

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melbourne azure meetup may 2012

Melbourne Azure MeetupMay 2012

Nick Ward, Windows Azure Solution Specialist


May Platform Announcements

Get ready to meet Windows Azure on June 7th

Bing Search API available on the Windows Azure Marketplace

Cloud Ninja Multi-Tenant Metering Block (CNMB).

Windows Azure Achievements for Visual Studio

Windows Media Services arrives

Reimagining Active Directory for the Social Enterprise

Update to Windows Azure Toolkit for Windows Phone 7

A new Data Center in West USA and EAST USA

recently april
Recently - April


Microsoft Waives Windows Azure Bandwidth Fees for University Researchers

Casablanca, a Native Library to Access the Cloud From C++

Updates to Windows Azure Marketplace Offer More Flexibility and Opportunity

Windows Azure Trust Center

Updated Windows Azure Toolkit for Windows 8 Consumer Preview

Announcing a Build Service for Team Foundation Service

Back up Windows Server 8 to the Cloud

SQL Azure Data Sync Preview Update

April Refresh of Service Bus EAI/EDI Labs


In the news

Future of Cloud Security Assessments: Microsoft Leads with Public

Registrations on CSA

Microsoft first to register Cloud Security Alliance's (CSA)Security Trust and Assurance Registry(STAR)

Microsoft has "tens of thousands" of Windows Azure Customers

Interview with Microsoft CVP,

Bob Kelly

Interest in Cloud Computing Has Peaked

Searches down significantly from its previous highs set back in June 2011

Datacenter Expansion and Capacity Planning

Windows Azure uses more server compute capacity than was used on the planet in 1999


Sydney based Software Vendor uses Windows Azure as part of their solution to provide for automation and energy management in homes, apartments and commercial buildings

Mick Badran

Is Windows Azure–being renamed?

Romiko Derbynew

Automate Windows Azure snapshot restores

David Burela

Finally got a printed copy of my Silverlight & Azure book!

Christian Longstaff

Australian Windows Azure Innovation

CIO – CentreBet

The return on investment for us was that we didn’t have to invest in any capital expenditure outlays



  • Twilio, a cloud communications start-up, partnered with Microsoft to offer its APIs to Windows Azure developers along with a credit of 1,000 free text messages or inbound voice minutes – Source
  • Sage partners with Microsoft Azure to target cloud market
  • Epicor Moving Its Applications to Microsoft's Azure Cloud

Joint solutions

CommVaultSimpana9 for Windows Azure - Joint solutions available now

Stealth Secure Sharepoint storage packs now available in 41 and 63TB


Free Techila to Azure Universities (get in before June)

Discounted Windows Azure Storage Offer: Effective April 1st


Ori Amiga Visits in June for Launch

Ori Amiga is a Principal Group Program Manager on the Windows Azure core platform engineering team.  His team is responsible for key platform technologies such as the Windows Azure Service Model, Runtime, SDK, Service Management and Infrastructure-as-a-Service APIs

Microsoft Silverlight 5 and Windows Azure Enterprise Integration

Ibrahim Hamza – New PMM for Austraila



OneNimbus® 2SQL v 4 – Access to SqlDatabase

ATrak - Push files from Windows Azure Blob Storage, to Amazon S3 or Windows Folders

Cloud Graphs

BlobShare: Corporate Filesharing with Security and Control

Cloud Copy – copy storage files with this command line tool

tips n tricks
Tips N Tricks

SQL Azure Engine Throttling

  • Sending email from Azure – 25,000 free messages per month

Generic tips and tricks

Windows Azure Security Best Practices Series

Windows Azure Basics Series

Windows Azure @ Home – Protein Folding

[Updated] Windows Azure Guidance area on Codeplex

Tips & Tricks On Architecting Windows Azure For Costs


Microsoft Australia and Breeze

Connecting Cloud and On-Premises Applications Using Windows Azure Virtual Network

MSDN Global

MSDN Live Meeting: Windows 8 Notifications From Windows Azure