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Links of the month (February Edition)

February has passed and it is time for another Links of the month. It seems to become common that a lot of new Azure announcements are made every month. Additional to this announcements this post will show you other interesting post such as some v1.0 releases in the Hadoop ecosystem and the OWIN series by John Atten.

Azure

ASP.NET

.NET

SharePoint

Hadoop

NoSQL

Curah

Events

Have fun!

Jan (@Horizon_Net)

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Links of the month (January Edition)

The new year has just started, but a lot has happened in just one month, such as a quick look at Windows 10, HoloLens and the Surface Hub. Also a lot of Azure-related happened. Today’s Links of the month will go cover some of them.

Microsoft Azure

ASP.NET

.NET

Big Data

Miscellaneous

GitHub

Events

Have fun!

Jan (@Horizon_Net)

Links of the month (December Edition)

The year 2014 has passed with a lot of exciting stuff for a developer, especially in the .NET area. Today’s Links of the month shows what has happened in the last month of this exciting year.

Microsoft Azure

ASP.NET

NoSQL

Hadoop

Miscellaneous

Have fun!

Jan (@Horizon_Net)

Links of the month (November Edition)

This month was an(other) exciting one for all .NET developers, especially the ones working in the open source space. Earlier this year the .NET Foundation showed a way Microsoft could possible go in the future. The connect() event two weeks ago has exceeded the expectations made with the .NET Foundation. This Links of the month will share some posts related to the announcements.

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Links of the month (October Edition)

An exciting month with a lot of announcements, especially related to Microsoft Azure, has passed. This Links of the month will focus mainly on the new features added to Azure.

Microsoft Azure

ASP.NET

Power BI

TypeScript

Conferences

Miscellaneous

Have fun!

Jan (@Horizon_Net)

Running RethinkDB on Azure

Over a year ago a friend of mine aroused my interest for RethinkDB. At that time I played a little bit with it and thought that it appears to be a nice database. After that I focused on other topics, but recently I came back to RethinkDB. In this post I would like to explain how you can setup RethinkDB on Azure and play around with it.

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Big Data Latest and Greatest

Recently I had the opportunity to give a talk with the topic Big Data Latest and Greatest. Sounds like a marketing session? No, it is not … and I hope you will see it the same way. This blog post tries to extend this session.

What was the big idea behind this session? The Hadoop ecosystem is increasing every month and it is hard to keep in step with the latest versions and products.

That is just an excerpt of a whole bunch of technologies.

In this post we will discuss the following pieces:

Instead of digging deep into the technologies I will try to compare some of them and try to picture some use cases.

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