Want to develop for Social Networking using ASP.Net 4.0? Then grab the book ASP.Net 4.0 Social Networking authored by Atul Gupta

If you want to read some real hands on experience on LINQ, C#4.0, AJAX, MVP pattern etc. then this book is for you. This book is authored by three industry veteran and they have put all their real time experience here. You can order for the book from here Few highlights about book · Create…… Continue reading Want to develop for Social Networking using ASP.Net 4.0? Then grab the book ASP.Net 4.0 Social Networking authored by Atul Gupta

Windows Azure for Developers Task 14 : Working with Windows Azure BLOB storage

There are plenty of articles and blog posts about theoretical concept of BLOB are already available. So I am not going to rediscover the wheel. What could you expect from this post is a code walkthrough to perform 1. Insert Image in BLOB 2. Delete Image from BLOB 3. Fetch Image from BLOB 4. Create…… Continue reading Windows Azure for Developers Task 14 : Working with Windows Azure BLOB storage

Windows Azure for Developers Task 13: SetConfigurationSettingPublisher needs to be called before FromConfiguration Setting can be used error [Other Solution]

I would like to thank Neil Mackenzie for this post. His input on below exception [as comment in my previous post ] is content of this post . In my previous post, I suggested solution of above exception , and I got a comment from one of my reader that there is an easier way…… Continue reading Windows Azure for Developers Task 13: SetConfigurationSettingPublisher needs to be called before FromConfiguration Setting can be used error [Other Solution]

30 day free trial for SQL Azure/Windows Azure without Credit Card

I am excited to share with you people that, Now you can see your code is running as Web/Worker role in Azure hosted service, your application is performing CRUD operation on database resides SQL Azure and many other more stuff and that also without using your valuable CREDIT CARD Now you can get free Azure…… Continue reading 30 day free trial for SQL Azure/Windows Azure without Credit Card

Windows Azure for Developers Task 12: SetConfigurationSettingPublisher needs to be called before FromConfiguration Setting can be used error

Have you spent your hours getting rid of below exception ? I spent. So in this blog post, I am trying to save your time. Very first let us understand why this error occurs? Azure application runs in Full IIS model from SDK 1.3 onwards. In simple English we can say that from SDK 1.3…… Continue reading Windows Azure for Developers Task 12: SetConfigurationSettingPublisher needs to be called before FromConfiguration Setting can be used error

Windows Azure for Developers Task 11: Create X.509 certificate for Windows Azure Web Role

Before we will come to know, how to create X.509 certificate for Windows Azure web Role, let us understand why we need a certificate for a role? It authenticates whether an operation on an azure subscription is authenticated or not? Certificates help us for Authentication. There are two types of certificates 1. Management certificates 2.…… Continue reading Windows Azure for Developers Task 11: Create X.509 certificate for Windows Azure Web Role

Presented at Mindracker MVP Summit: 15-16th April 2011

Presented at Mindracker MVP Summit: 15-16th April 2011 I got an opportunity to be part of first ever Mindcracker MVP summit held on 15th – 16th April in Delhi India. Summit was in a Country Inn five star hotel. Best part of summit was Mindcracker Network took care of all expenses from travelling to accommodation…… Continue reading Presented at Mindracker MVP Summit: 15-16th April 2011