March 7, 2014
Explore how to design your ASP.NET Web API controllers to be deployed as a Mobile Service.
March 5, 2014
What we need is a new paradigm for automating interactions that rises to the level of expectations that the Cloud sets for us.
February 26, 2014
This tutorial explians how to use the REST API and OAuth together in order to create a secure web service.
February 25, 2014
One of the significant additions to Windows Azure is the improvement to Active Directory Services. In particular, the addition of quite a few popular SaaS based applications that can now leverage Active Directory Services. In today's post, we will explore adding GitHub as a SaaS application for Single Sign-On (SSO) with AD users.
February 24, 2014
Delegate control of each Internet of Things node locally to the node itself.
February 18, 2014
Learn how Ninja Coder can really shorten your learning cycle on the best practices for building a unit-testable UI layer with presentation logic isolated from the View implementation.
February 17, 2014
We need an intelligent, active approach to building and running applications that is both dynamic and inherently Cloud-friendly.
February 14, 2014
Using ADF allows developers to minimize the coding effort to build an application's infrastructure and allows them to concentrate more on implementing the complex business logic of the application.
February 13, 2014
Vitamins and minerals don’t change those flakes into health food, folks. And no "enrichment" will take existing middleware and make it PaaS.
February 11, 2014
Instrumenting your application code should be one of the key Non-Functional Requirements for consideration while building applications in Azure, specifically if they are multi-tenant SaaS-based applications.
February 10, 2014
We’ll need more than a handful of leaders showing the impressionable masses the way to the light.
February 7, 2014
In modern application development, the framework plays an important role--without the support of a mature framework, rapid application development is quite impossible. Oracle has developed an innovative, mature and stable Java EE development framework called Oracle Application Development Framework. Learn more about it today.
February 2, 2014
Even today's modern APIs are just as inflexible and static as the fixed, early bound APIs of old.
January 31, 2014
According to the <em>Symantec Internet Security Threat Report for 2013</em>, web-based attacks compromised more than 93 million identities last year. Now, more than ever, is a good time to pay more attention to properly securing your website. Explore these tips and techniques that will make your site a tougher target for attackers.
January 29, 2014
Apache HBase is a distributed, non-relational and open source database written in Java that runs on top of HDFS. HBase is a suitable candidate when you have hundreds of millions or billions of rows and enough hardware to support it. Learn more about it's practical use and architectural concepts.
January 28, 2014
The Visual Studio team recently released an application monitoring tool called Application Insights (preview) for Visual Studio Online.
January 27, 2014
The basic pattern is that the customer doesn’t really want Cloud, they really want something else, but they want us to call it Cloud, so that’s what we’ll do.
January 24, 2014
Explore how to use Google Maps API together with PhoneGap to create an interactive map.
January 23, 2014
Cassandra is an ideal database for managing a large volume of unstructured, semi-structured and structured data across multiple data centers and the cloud environment. Exolore how to get started.