Monthly Archives: July 2014

Offline Sync for Mobile Services

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

The best mobile apps handle network interruptions gracefully, allowing users to be productive despite the lack of connectivity. Learn how you can use the offline sync feature of Azure Mobile Services to create responsive apps that work, even when the network doesn't.

Program Manager, Azure Mobile Services

Avoiding IP Blacklisting with Azure Web Sites

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

In a multi-tenant environment where customers share a number of IP addresses, it’s not uncommon to have malicious content on a site or two. In some case they may be result of compromise and in other cases this may be intentional.

Sr. Escalation Engineer, US - CTS STB Developer Tools

Simple Azure Websites: Deployment

Monday, July 28, 2014

My preferred method of deploying to an Azure Web Site is using git, partially because this is a feature I've been involved with from the beginning (it's known as Kudu). However, in some cases, I just need to deploy a bunch of files from my local machine with minimal fuss, and using git is overkill. For these scenarios WebDeploy (aka msdeploy) really shines.

Principal Development Lead, Azure App Platform

Migrating Data to Microsoft Azure Files

Thursday, July 24, 2014

As you start to use Azure Files, you may need to move large amount of existing data into the Files service. There are many options for moving data efficiently to Azure Files, and which you choose will depend on where the data is originally located. This post discusses these options, and how to achieve best performance using each option.

Program Manager, Microsoft Azure Storage