Windows Azure Scale UP – Scale OUT

Couple of days ago I had to explain a colleague at the customer side some things about Windows Azure. And of course Scalability comes around the corner. I saw myself drawing all kinds of pictures to make it clear. So I made a nice presentation, here are a few bits of it. But first some terminology. On the Windows Azure platform we know 5 different sizes of Virtual Machines. That is the SCALE UP. If you change the number of instances in ServiceConfiguration.csdfg from the default 1 to more, then we speak about SCALE OUT. Of course there are combination … Continue reading Windows Azure Scale UP – Scale OUT