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.
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.
If you're going to call Azure Storage blobs from AJAX, you may need to set Cross Origin Resource Sharing rules on your account.
Azure Storage blobs are a very affordable means of serving static content via HTTP, especially when combined with Azure CDN.
Always Encrypted data for Azure SQL Database is in general release; point-in-time restore for Standard tier SQL Database extended to 35 days ...
Azure Mobile Services shutting down; PHP 7 comes to App Service; two new datacenters; Akamai-backed CDN ...
Slides and demo code from my WordCamp Maine 2016 talk, "Faster WordPress Templates With The Transients API."
A walkthrough on setting up Scalable WordPress installs on Microsoft Azure -- even though other cloud providers are a better choice.