Building your own Private Cloud with Step by Step guideance

A great BLOG from a colleague in our geo, Keith Mayer, with Step-by-Step guidance in building your own Private Cloud with Windows Server/System Center and Windows Azure  http://blogs.technet.com/b/keithmayer/archive/2013/05/18/build-your-private-cloud-in-a-month-new-article-series.aspx#.UaTx4cLD-71      


Windows Azure: Improvements to Virtual Networks, Virtual Machines, Cloud Services and a new Ruby SDK

Recently released enhancements to Windows Azure for the areas below.   Read more from Scott Gurthrie’s blog on these topics further.capabilities include: Virtual Networks: New Point-to-Site Connectivity, Software VPN Device and Dynamic DNS Support Virtual Machines: Remote PowerShell and Linux SSH provisioning enhancements Cloud Services: Enable Remote Desktop Support Dynamically on Web/Worker Roles Ruby SDK: A new…