Category Archives: Cloud

Scheduled Jobs Azure Websites

Do you need a schedules job on Microsoft Azure Website? For example to copy files to another location or do some sort of background task? Till now the Azure specialists always told you to go for Cloud Services. Within Cloud … Continue reading

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Azure Websites staging

During the development of software we use these steps design, develop, test and deploy. Agile or not, these steps always exists. Different environments for the different parts. During development you need a development environment and that is usually local. Testing … Continue reading

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Microsoft Azure Websites Backup

If you are using a Microsoft Azure Website, then it is now possible to make regular and automatic backups. This backup routine can also include the linked database or the linked resources. This makes the Microsoft Azure websites a lot … Continue reading

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Visual Studio Online – Organizational Account

To use Visual Studio Online you need a Microsoft Account. Now it is also possible to use Visual Studio Online in combination with a Office 365 account.     This makes Visual Studio Online available for Business and Enterprise environments. … Continue reading

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Microsoft Azure Remote Apps

On the Microsoft Azure platform we had the three AAS: Infrastructure as a Service, Platform as a Service en Software as a Service. Each has his own position within an Enterprise. IAAS is about virtualization of computers via Virtual Machines. … Continue reading

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NAV 2013 R2 on Azure part 2

In a earlier blogpost I mentioned, Dynamics NAV 2013 R2 can be installed on Windows Azure. Until recently you needed a Dynamics NAV ISO before installing it on a Virtual Machine. With the latest updates on the Windows Azure Platform … Continue reading

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NAV 2013 R2 on Azure in Office 365

Last year during the Directions EMEA 2013 they announced NAV 2013 R2 on Windows Azure in Office 365. It sounds very vague because there was not much details on this. The announcement contained two remarks: NAV 2013 R2 is certified … Continue reading

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Windows Azure Costs

If you get Windows Azure subscription, there is a Spending limit on it. But turning it of made it impossible to add it again later. That pretty annoying especially for the starting Windows Azure developer to keep the costs down. … Continue reading

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Visual Studio Online with Azure Websites

During the launch of Visual Studio 2013 they showed us Visual Studio Online codename Monaco. This online version of the desktop Visual Studio makes it possible to make code changes from a none Windows powered device or a Windows RT … Continue reading

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Web Endpoint Status checks

One remark about Windows Azure which is heard a lot is about Monitoring. Not about the monitoring of the hardware, that is done by the platform itself. But of your own deployment (website, virtual machine, cloud service). Now there is … Continue reading

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