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Mostly Cloudy – May 22nd, 2015

Current Conditions ☁ OSS Azure, and Microsoft in general, is becoming more open. Here are a few open source projects or related news around the Azure platform: Rolf Eleveld hosts a GitHub project which has LEGO Compatible 3D models for Azure Cloud Components. Print them out and start designing using LEGO. They are based on

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Mostly Cloudy – April 30th, 2015

Current Conditions ☁ Global Azure Bootcamp Mention Last weekend developers around the world joined in to a very unique event, the Global Azure Bootcamp. We are still in the process of gathering data of just how many attendees we had world wide and how much computing we managed to pull with the two labs, but

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Mostly Cloudy – April 24th, 2015

Current Conditions ☁ Global Azure Bootcamp If you’ve been reading the past Mostly Cloudy posts you’ve likely seen a reference to the Global Azure Bootcamp in the Forecast section for the last several months. This event is simply huge: spanning six continents with thousands of attendees. The goal of the event is to help introduce

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MongoDB vs. Azure DocumentDB

There’s a new kid on the block in the NoSQL world – Azure DocumentDB. Released in preview back in August 2014 and going Generally Available this month, Azure DocumentDB is Microsoft’s initial foray into the increasingly competitive space of non-relational database management systems. Of course there is no better competitor in this space to measure

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