Since I met the concept of Inversion of Control (IoC) I’ve been a big fan! What an elegant way to externalize dependencies and decouple a component from all the components it depends on. No longer is a component initializing a dependency initially coupling itself in a hard way.
A nice side-effect is that an IoC-compliant component is easier to...
Here’s a very interesting article easing the transition between Windows 7 & Windows 8:
This is part of a series of blog post about Applied SOA. The past blog entries are:
- SOA Basics
- Service Discovery Process
- Service Taxonomy
- Service Composition
- System Consistency
In this article, I’ll cover security. Security is a very broad topic and by...
Back in December (2011), Microsoft released the Azure Service Bus EAI & EDI Labs. This is a sort of CTP with labs.
It’s built on top of AppFabric Service Bus, but seems to contain much more than raw messaging.
According to the MSDN documentation, it seems that a lot of BizTalk concepts were re-used. For instance, look at a...
As other news about Azure spring 2012 roadmap are getting public, I am now at liberty of discussing them.
Here are the highlights:
- As I discussed in a previous blog, Windows Azure will support Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), i.e. stateful VM roles.
- %99.9 availability for single instances ; this is interesting since so...