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Jun

HoloLens gets real

In January, Microsoft caught many of us by surprise when it introduced HoloLens, a visionary and futuristic device that represents their first step beyond the desktop into the augmented reality market. ... read full post

Posted by:  James Carpinter , Senior Developer, Enterprise Applications |  02 June 2015

Retail, Virtual Reality


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12

Aug

Windows Azure auto scale: what you need to consider

One of the most newsworthy announcements from the Azure team at Build was auto scale. Cloud Services, Web Sites and Mobile Services now support automatically scaling up and down the number of hosts based on metrics such as CPU or queue length. This, in theory at least, has the potential to deliver lower costs to your application during quiet periods and near limitless capacity when demand increases. ... read full post

Posted by:  James Carpinter , Senior Developer, Enterprise Applications |  12 August 2013

Azure, Microsoft, Intergen, SQL, Build


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24

Oct

Updating Microsoft’s StockTrader Sample Application

StockTrader is a sample application provided by Microsoft to help developers understand how to build a .NET application that can run at scale, using a real-life scenario. ... read full post

Posted by:  James Carpinter , Senior Developer, Enterprise Applications |  24 October 2012

Windows Azure, Microsoft, .NET, SQL, Windows Communication Foundation


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