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How to Run Java Apps in Windows Azure

A video is posted on MSDN showing how developers can use Windows Azure platform to run Java Applications. In the video, Scott Golightly creates a simple Java application that runs under Apache Tomcat, and then shows how that can be packaged up and deployed to the Windows Azure development fabric.

About this Video

Windows Azure in an open platform. This means you can run applictions written in .NET, PHP, or Java. In this video Scott Golightly will show how to create and run an application written in Java in Windows Azure. We will create a simple Java application that runs under Apache Tomcat and then show how that can be packaged up and deployed to the Windows Azure development fabric.

PHPAzure: PHP SDK for Azure

At the TechEd India Microsoft has announced PHP SDK for Azure. PHPAzure is an open source software development kit that allows PHP developers to build PHP applications for Azure platform. This SDK also Provides consistent programming model for Windows Azure Storage (Blobs, Tables & Queues).

PHPAzure Features:

  • PHP classes for Windows Azure Blobs, Tables & Queues (for CRUD operations)
  • Helper Classes for HTTP transport, AuthN/AuthZ, REST & Error Management
  • Manageability, Instrumentation & Logging support.
  • PHP SDK for Windows Azure is an open source collaboration project driven by RealDolmen and Microsoft.

    PHPAzure Architecture

    PHPAzure architecture

     

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