Windows Azure Best Practices

I was on Twitter and suddenly some remember that it would be interesting to write some Best Practices about using Windows Azure. Here are some of the ones I remembered: Get out of the way when you can. Send client directly to blob storage for static content Use Shared Access Signatures to provide direct access to ACLed content. Can be time-bound and revoked on demand. Also important will be using a Shared Access Policy in order to remove information like end date from url Serve public blobs from the edge with the Windows Azure CDN. You have fewer hops, and … Continue reading Windows Azure Best Practices