| About The BookUse cloud-based storage to improve data reliability in your apps |
Get focused, pragmatic guidance for building Windows Azure data management services into your new or existing Microsoft .NET applications. This book deftly plumbs platform infrastructure and storage capabilities, with expert insights for applying the right service—blobs, tables, or queues—for the job.
Gain hands-on insights, patterns, and code:
Review platform architecture, service, and features
Set up and manage storage accounts
Get walkthroughs on how and when to use blob, table, or queue storage
Gain business context for choosing the right service by scenario
Learn to write apps for resiliency and robustness in the cloud
Analyze storage usage to improve app performance and design
This book is targeted to intermediate-level Microsoft Visual Basic and Visual C# developers who understand core HTTP and database concepts.