Windows Phone App Studio Tutorial

Windows Phone App Studio Tutorial

Windows Phone App Studio lets you swiftly build apps for immediate publishing, testing, and sharing with clients, co-workers, friends, and family. Need to make changes or try variations? With App Studio it’s a snap!

And when you’re ready to add advanced programming features, Windows Phone App Studio generates your source code – a feature no other app-builder tool provides. Get with the program! Read more “Windows Phone App Studio Tutorial”

DevOps Discussion on Azure @ Angelbeat


The Angelbeat seminar “experience” is unique because of our focus on the educational needs of the attendee. Angelbeat CEO Ron Gerber, a widely respected analyst/blogger arranges expert speakers who deliver concise/technical talks on complementary and non-overlapping topics, maximizing learning in a short timeframe.

Microsoft will be at all of these events over the next several weeks.

I will be running a 30 minute presentation/demo regarding DevOps and using Windows Azure for remote web deployment and continuous inegration.

Here are the links to register:

Wednesday, March 5, 2014 from 7:30 AM to 2:30 PM (EST)

Providence, RI

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Wednesday, March 26, 2014 from 7:30 AM to 2:00 PM (EDT)

Stamford, CT

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Cannot Install Windows Azure VPN Client After Uninstall

VPN Client

I installed a Virtual Network within Windows Azure and downloaded the 64-bit VPN client that has a configuration script that corresponds with your VPN device.

Windows Azure Resources


When you start the install process, Windows 8 prompts you for permissions. You need to select “more info” and then “Run anyway”


Everything installed fine and the VPN was created. However, when I ran the VPN it could not connect to the Windows Azure network I created. I tried a few times, rebooted the computer but still no luck. When I created the Virtual Network it came from a deployment script and the troubleshooting tips where to remove the Gateway from Windows Azure and recreate it. Read more “Cannot Install Windows Azure VPN Client After Uninstall”

Microsoft Developer Camps – Windows Azure

Windows Azure Developer Camps
Join a Microsoft Developer Camp and learn the critical skills that modern developers need to know. Take part in these hands-on workshops and get trained in the latest Microsoft development tools and technologies.

Learn how to build infrastructure at the speed of code. Build your first cloud native application, configure single sign-on for your ASP.NET and extend your corporate identity store to apps in the cloud.

Extend your existing apps on the Microsoft Modern Platform with instructor-led labs.
Move your existing applications to the cloud using almost any language, framework, or tool. Register today for the event near you. Read more “Microsoft Developer Camps – Windows Azure”