Cornelia Davis discusses the Twelve Factor App (12factor.net), which describes elements of cloud native applications. She takes a look at each factor and how Spring and Cloud Foundry satisfy them.
Scott Frederick and Craig introduce the capabilities provided by Spring Cloud Services and demonstrate how it makes simple work of deploying cloud native applications to Cloud Foundry.
Atlassian Hybrid Cloud/On-Premise Software Delivery and the Journey to 300,000 Applications in the Cloud
George Barnett discusses techniques for building the supporting infrastructure for a hybrid model, and how to make monitoring, deployment tools, and shared services work effectively.
Paulmichael Blasucci takes a look at FsCheck, a powerful library for doing property-based testing and sophisticated data generation in the CLR ecosystem.
Craig Berntson shows code samples for real world uses of SignalR: thermometers, alerts, non-web applications and others.
Bob Familiar introduces microservices, discussing their architecture and outlining cloud deployment scenarios, exemplified by a live demo on Microsoft Azure.
Yan Cui shares lessons learned using Neo4j to model the in-game economy of the "Here Be Monsters" game and automate the balancing process.
Keith Dahlby overviews OWIN, discussing its implications for .NET web application design and reviewing a real-world example of OWIN in action.
Paul Moreno shows how to federate AWS IAM permissions, roles, and users with a directory service such as LDAP or Active Directory with an Identity Provider.
Ransom Richardson presents the Talko service architecture, its implementation and operation in the cloud, why they are using Erlang for it and key things learned along the way.
Project Roslyn is Microsoft's next generation .Net compiler. Its API allows you to dig into the details of any C# or VB Code.