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Introduction to Cloud Storage Options with Azure (Andrew Coates)
Author: Shaun Baggett Date Posted: 4/28/2011 10:08:48 PM
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Presentation Details
The Windows Azure Platform provides a number of options for storing data in and syncing data to the cloud. In this presentation, Microsoft’s Andrew Coates will introduce the Windows Azure Storage Services, including Blobs, tables, queues, drives, and the Content Delivery Network before moving onto SQL Azure and the new SQL Azure Reporting Services.

Speaker Biography
Andrew Coates is a Developer Evangelist for Microsoft in Australia. Before joining Microsoft, Andrew was an independent consultant specialising in database applications using Microsoft technologies including SQL Server, Visual FoxPro and Microsoft Office.
Andrew's wide range of experience includes telecommunications, SMB inventory, dispatch and accounting systems, using both web and rich client front ends. He has developed and delivered class room training and has mentored a number of developers in Visual FoxPro and SQL Server technologies.
Andrew has spoken at international conferences on Geographical Information Systems, health statistics and database maintenance and is a regular presenter at Tech•Ed both locally and internationally. An MCPD, MCTS and MCSD, Andrew also holds a Masters degree in Civil Engineering. Andrew blogs at

Venue: | Duration From 16:30 to 18:30 | On: Tuesday, May 3, 2011