Application Scaling Adventures – Part 1

Source Code – https://github.com/ehelin/ApplicationScallingAdventures I have always been fascinated with the question of how to scale software.  Historically, I thought scalability was performance.  So, after reading this cool article (see reference #2), I was inspired to explore this more in more detail.  While I am sure I have just scratched the surface, it seems like… Continue reading Application Scaling Adventures – Part 1

Cloud Adventures Part 3 – Staging Data Preparation – Logic App with Web API

There are many ways to take staging data and expand it for analysis.  For this blog entry, I opted to use a Logic App to expand the satellite dataset into component columns in another set of SQL Azure database tables and record the results.  To do so, I did a little research on what Logic… Continue reading Cloud Adventures Part 3 – Staging Data Preparation – Logic App with Web API

Cloud Adventures Part 2 – Blob, Event Hub, Table Storage, and SQL Azure – Round 2

Source code – https://github.com/ehelin/StorageExperiments (get the commit closest to the date of this blog) Things turned out very differently this time and for the better 🙂 Event Hub, Azure SQL Server, Blob and Table Storage all loaded the correct number of records…almost! Event Hub had an extra 164 records. Upon further investigation, this upload made… Continue reading Cloud Adventures Part 2 – Blob, Event Hub, Table Storage, and SQL Azure – Round 2