Performance of Non-Zero lower bound Single Dimensional Array

Today while returning from office, I had a very good conversation with one of mine friend Sunny Raheja. We were discussing here and there and suddenly he asked to me “Hey DJ, is there any difference in performance of single dimensional array if I don’t give lower bound as 0 or if lower bound is … Continue reading Performance of Non-Zero lower bound Single Dimensional Array

Walkthrough on Play Background Audio in Windows 7.1 [Mango] Phone

In this post, I will walkthrough to “Play Background Audio “in Mango or Window 7.1 phone. This post is fully based on Beta version. In this post, I will show how to play local media. Step1 First let us create Windows Phone Application. To create, Open Visual Studio and select Windows Phone Application from installed … Continue reading Walkthrough on Play Background Audio in Windows 7.1 [Mango] Phone

Different Data Base Editions in SQL Azure

There are two Data Base Editions in SQL Azure. Web Edition Relational Database includes: · Up to 5 GB of T-SQL based relational database* · Self-managed DB, auto high availability and fault tolerance · Support existing tools like Visual Studio, SSMS, SSIS, BCP · Best suited for Web application, Departmental custom apps Business Edition DB … Continue reading Different Data Base Editions in SQL Azure

Windows Phone 7.1 [Mango] Beta released

I’m pleased to announce that the beta release of the Windows Phone Developer Tools that support Mango will be available for download today: Matt Bencke General Manager, Windows Phone Developer and Marketplace Experiences Note: I took above image and statement from This was one of the most waited releases. You can download it from … Continue reading Windows Phone 7.1 [Mango] Beta released

Presented at Microsoft Mondays

On 16th May 2011, I presented at Microsoft Mondays program. About Microsoft Monday: This is a program in between Microsoft and Mahindra Satyam. All the participants were from Mahindra Satyam Topic: WCF REST and DATA Services Time: 11 am to 1 pm Date: 16th May 2011 Location: Virtual Training [Taken from Microsoft Pune office] Demo … Continue reading Presented at Microsoft Mondays

WCF REST Service with JSON Data

In this post I will show you working with WCF REST Service with JSON type of Data. I will discuss both POST and GET operation on data type JSON . Creating Service I have written much post on creating basic WCF REST Service. Please refer them if required. WebGet Method Let us create a Get … Continue reading WCF REST Service with JSON Data

Hosting WCF REST Service in IIS with HTTPS

In earlier post I discussed Exposing WCF REST Service over HTTPS. Major limitation on service created in last post was its self-hosted nature. In this post, I will take same service forward and host in IIS. So at the end of this post, you would able to host WCF REST Service in IIS with HTTPS. … Continue reading Hosting WCF REST Service in IIS with HTTPS

SQL Azure Architecture

SQL Azure resides in Microsoft Data center provides relational database to application with four layer of abstraction. Four layers of abstraction can be depicted as below, Client Layer This layer is closest to the application. SQL Azure connects with client application with Tabular Data Stream interface in exactly the same way SQL Server does. Client … Continue reading SQL Azure Architecture

Federation in SQL Azure

Federation is introduced in SQL Azure for scalability. Federation helps both admin and developers to scale data. It helps admin by making easier in repartitioning and redistributing of data. It helps developers in routing layer and sharding of data. It helps in routing without application downtime. Federation is basic scaling objects in SQL Azure Database. … Continue reading Federation in SQL Azure