Azure CDN to Improve your website’s performance and responsiveness

What is a content delivery network? A content delivery network (CDN) is a network distributed and interconnected servers that deliver pages and other Web content to a user much faster, based on the geographic locations of the user. The goal…

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Using Service Bus Explorer to manage and test Service Bus Queues, topics, relays, event hubs and notification hubs

Azure Service Bus Azure Service bus is a highly scalable service that helps achieving asynchronous messaging and exchanging data among decoupled systems. The purpose of this service is to make Integration reliable and highly available with the help of message queuing.…

Microsoft Azure vs Amazon Web Services – Battle Field

It's been 12 years now, since Amazon Web Services or AWS was launched, almost 4 years before the actual launch of Microsoft Azure in 2010. Both the players in cloud have grown significantly in past few years. Despite a head…

Performance improvement of map reduce through new Hadoop block placement algorithm

HDFS estimates the network bandwidth between two nodes by their distance. The distance from a node to its parent node is assumed to be one. A shorter distance between two nodes means that the greater bandwidth they can utilize to…