Episode 83 - Windows Azure June 2012 Release

Play Episode 83 - Windows Azure June 2012 Release


Join Nate and Nick each week as they cover Windows Azure. You can follow and interact with the show at @CloudCoverShow.

In this episode Nathan Totten, Nick Harris, and Michael Washam introduce the newest features of the Windows Azure. Michael shows off the new portal and gives a demo of Windows Azure Virtual Machines and the new PowerShell Cmdlets. Nathan demos Windows Azure Web Sites and the CLI tools for OS X. And finally, Nick shows Windows Azure SDK 1.7 and the tools for Visual Studio 2012 as well as some updates with Windows Azure Cloud Services. This is a longer than normal episode, but it contains all kinds of exciting content.

If you want to skip to specific content you can find what you are looking for at the following times:

  • New Portal: 00:01:20
  • Windows Azure Virtual Machines: 00:09:00
  • PowerShell Cmdlets: 00:27:45
  • Windows Azure Web Sites: 00:36:42
  • OS X Command Line Tools: 00:57:36
  • Windows Azure SDK 1.7 and Visual Studio Tools: 01:07:40
  • Tip of the Week: 01:23:40


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The Discussion

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    Do you know if there is going to be a service pack for System Center Virtual Machine Manager to support the new VM types in Azure?  Also are there updates for lab management coming?

  • User profile image

    Wow, wow, wow. Nice show guys, awesome work, thanks.

  • User profile image

    Great episode. You guys did an excellent job summarizing all the wonderful development of Windows Azure. Using your example for Azure Websites, I was able to develop and deploy my first Azure Website using Visual Studio and the latest Azure SDK. I am happy to report the deployment went without any difficulty and it ran correctly on the cloud on the first try. Sweet!

    I hope to see you soon on the east coast specially DC area.

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