Creating an Azure virtual machine availability set, properly configured for FTP service, is best done with an ARM template.
Configuring an Azure VM availability set to handle FTP uploads requires a little knowledge of how PASV mode works.
First in a series on using Windows services to automatically detect and process inbound FTP files.
Using $15.58 in Microsoft Azure Services, I built a real-time election results system that served 1.3 million successful requests in 24 hours.
Web App firewalls are in preview; Storage blob and VHD encryption is generally available; Service Fabric for Windows is generally available; new DocumentDB SDK …
Microsoft is throwing out its current technical certification program, with a new, badges-based, performance-evaluated system for MCSE and MCSD certifications.
A “new old” version of Powershell restores pre-version 1.4 signatures to Resource Manager Storage cmdlets; PHP updates are complete; Event Hubs Archive is in public preview. …
Cardiff and London host two generally available datacenters; DevTest Labs can now warn users of impending VM shutdowns. …
Creating an Azure CDN, preparing Azure Storage block blobs for it, and managing your Storage-based CDN endpoint.
An overview of the content delivery network options available for optimal serving of Azure Storage blobs.