February 2011 Blog Posts

How to programmatically change the number of Azure role instances

In my previous post I’ve shown how easy is to publish a web application to an Azure web role, a detail I’ve omitted is that among WebRole settings there’s the number of role instances you wish to activate:   As you increase this number, the number of VM created by Azure infrastructure and made available to load balancer increases and your “site” can satisfy a larger number or incoming...

posted @ Wednesday, February 9, 2011 8:49 AM | Feedback (0)

How to publish a Silverlight application to Windows Azure

Let’s suppose you have a working Silverlight app, how do I publish it to Windows Azure? well’ is indeed very easy (and this is good ) Once you have Azure 1.3 SDK installed, you can add a new Azure project to your solution: Press Ok and you’ll be asked what template you want to add since we already have a project and all we need is to host our Silverlight app inside an Azure WebRole, we just press Ok. Right click the Role folder inside Azure project and select: Add-> Web...

posted @ Thursday, February 3, 2011 7:57 PM | Feedback (0)