Advanced Windows Azure IaaS

Learn from a developers perspective how to use Windows Azure Virtual Machines to run your workload in the cloud. You will see how to automate virtual machines with the service management API and with tools from the Windows Azure SDK, PowerShell and the cross platform command line tools.

CloudStack Versus OpenStack Versus Eucalyptus

This video takes an in-depth look at the new open source private cloud IaaS distros from CloudStack, OpenStack, and Eucalyptus. It considers a high-level enterprise perspective and draws architectural comparisons but also blasts ahead and shows you how to configure and deploy your own private clouds for free with these technologies. Although it’s not open …

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How Windows Azure IaaS Works

This video covers the significant investments that Microsoft is making in our Windows Azure Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) solution and how it works. It discusses how you provision, deploy, and manage Virtual Machines and Applications in Windows Azure. The session spends time covering both the new management portal and PowerShell management options.

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Cloud Computing: Orchestrating and Automating Technical Building Blocks

This article provides a detailed overview of how an Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) service is orchestrated and automated. It provides information on how the basic resources are added to the cloud and how services are added to the cloud. Then it explores the creation and placement strategies used within a cloud and explains how …

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How To Build An IaaS Cloud

While cloud interests are increasing, private cloud deployments and adoption are slow at best. Why are companies so hesitant? Concerns impeding your deployments are not all unfamiliar: cost, security and management. This video explains the seven steps to reach success and put these concerns to rest as well as which tools help make the process …

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Moving Development To The Cloud

The promise of infrastructure-as-a-service, resource elasticity and self-service is enticing. But once the investment has been made, how can you take full advantage of your cloud infrastructure?