SaaS: Software as a service

“Software as a service (SaaS; pronounced /sæs/) is a software licensing and delivery model in which software is licensed on a subscription basis and is centrally hosted. It is sometimes referred to as “on-demand software”. SaaS is typically accessed by users using a thin client via a web browser.”

Software as a Service (SaaS) […]

Enterprise App Dev Design Patterns

Useful Design Patterns in cloud-hosted applications ” Design Patterns The guide contains twenty-four design patterns that are useful in cloud-hosted applications. Each pattern is provided in a common format that describes the context and problem, the solution, issues and considerations for applying the pattern, and an example based on Microsoft Azure. Each pattern also includes […]

Azure Machine Learning

Microsoft Azure Machine Learning Algorithm Cheat Sheet

How to get started with Azure ML

Machine Learning APIs


– Check out the Azure Machine Learning Studio: – Check out the Azure Machine Learning Gallery: – Channel 9 getting started videos for Azure Machine Learning:


More complex features available: […]

Azure Service Bus Relay

How to Use the Service Bus Relay Service

My Hello Azure Service Bus WCF Service–Step by step guide

Fun with the Service Bus Relay (Part 1)

How to Use the Service Bus Relay Service


Could IaaS Providers’ Datacentre Locations

Amazon EC2 Regions and Availability Zones

Gartner: Magic Quadrant for Cloud Infrastructure as a Service (Aug 2013)


Windows Azure Data Centre Locations

Windows Azure DataCenter Locations,-145.195312&spn=147.890481,316.054688

Claims-Aware ASP.NET Service Using ACS

How To: Create My First Claims-Aware ASP.NET Service Using ACS

Building a claims aware WCF Service using Windows Identity Foundation

Installing MS Web Deploy

Intro Article and Video: Web Deploy 2.0

Installing Web Deploy

Basic Microsoft Web Deployment Tool Setup For Visual Studio 2010


Windows Azure Accelerator for Web Roles

Windows Azure Accelerator for Web Roles


implementing azure access control service identity provider

* Access Control Service Identity Providers: >>> sample acs code

>>> Demo: Authentication and Authorization with the Azure Access Control Service

>>> identityTraining material

>>> Requesting a Token from Access Control Service in C#


How To Request SWT Token From ACS And How To Validate It At The REST […]

Running NopCommerce on Azure

eCommerce in the Cloud: Running NopCommerce on Azure

NopCommerce Azure Project on CodePlex