TNWiki Article Spotlight – Microsoft HDInsight (Big Data) Solution

Hello and welcome everybody to our TNWiki Article Spotlight on Tuesday. The last week has been an amazing week for Windows Azure fans. First we had the AzureConf on Tuesday and then on Saturday the Global Windows Azure Bootcamp has been an enormous success.One of the great features of Windows Azure are the HDInsight Services,…

5

Interview with a Wiki Ninja: Alexander Belotserkovskiy, Windows Azure MVP

Today we get a bonus interview! Welcome to our Monday blog topic, Interview with a Wiki Ninja!   Today’s interview is with… Alexander Belotserkovskiy – Profile   Who are you, where are you, and what do you do? What are your specialty technologies? I am Alexander Belotserkovskiy and I am Windows Azure MVP Russia (first…


BizTalk Server 2013 is here!

I will be not the first nor last one that will blog, tweet or share through other social media that BizTalk Server 2013 is RTM. The 8th release in little over twelve years. That is amazing as I do not believe any Server Product has such a release cadence. Impressive as the Microsoft BizTalk Server Product…


TNWiki Article Spotlight – Compare SQL Server with Windows Azure SQL Database

Hello and welcome everybody to our TNWiki Article Spotlight on Tuesday. Like some of you have already noticed when I’m writing the Article Spotlight I have a penchant for articles about Windows Azure (Windows Azure Virtual Machines and SQL Azure FAQ) or books. Today I want to present another great article about a part of Windows…

3

TNWiki Article Spotlight – Windows Azure Service Bus Resources

Windows Azure is a platform containing many services. For instance the Windows Azure Service Bus, which has been one of the first services offered through Windows Azure. It went under the name BizTalk Services first before it was rebranded to .NET Services, subsequently AppFabric Service bus to its current name Windows Azure Service Bus. Currently…


BizTalk Server 2013: The new cloud related adapters

The cloud is expanding fast in features and capabilities. Offering a plethora of possibilities for existing and new enterprises. It offers infrastructure-, platform- and software as a service for enterprises to utilize. New services and applications are built and deployed every day with a high demand for data that resides in cloud data stores or…


Wiki Life: Tutorials

Hello and welcome everybody to our Wednesday – Wiki Life post. Before I start: That is my first post in 2013 and with that I wish you all a happy new year. I hope you had a nice Christmas and a good start into the new year. But lets get back to topic: How do…

3

Interview with a Microsoft Integration MVP: Michael Stephenson

We’re continuing our Monday series, “Monday – Community Interview”. Today it is Michael Stephenson! Above is Michael Stephenson, Microsoft Integration MVP from the United Kingdom. I have met Michael a few times and he is very passionate about Microsoft technologies. Like and many other BizTalk community members he supports TechNet Wiki and contributors. Who are you,…


Community Win: Hadoop-based Services For Windows

Hello and welcome everybody to our Thursday – Community Win. Today most people are talking about the general availability of Windows 8 later this evening, but as some of you already know I’m a big Windows Azure fan and with that I have seen some really cool demos about Windows Azure and Apache Hadoop. With…

4

Shift from BizTalk to Integration from a Microsoft Integration MVP perspective

Recently Microsoft made some changes to the MVP program. The BizTalk program for instance has been retired and all BizTalk MVP’s are moved to a new group called Microsoft Integration. This means that some of the BizTalk MVP’s that contributes to TechNet Wiki are now Microsoft Integration MVP’s. All BizTalk MVP’s and Connected System MVP’s…