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In the April 6 episode of the @CloudCoverShow, Nathan Totten, Nick Harris and Abhishek Lal -- Senior Program Manager for Windows Azure Service Bus -- shows us some enhancements to the Windows Azure Toolkit for Windows 8.
Abhishek discusses how developers can use service bus to handle a variety of messaging patterns and how those patterns can be used to build great Windows 8 Metro Apps.
Building Windows 8 Metro Apps using Windows Azure Service Bus:
Ever been frustrated about your deployment process or wished Visual Studio could make your database deployment a part of your web deployment and that everything would just be easier? In the video below, Sayed Hashimi introduces just such an advancement coming soon to Visual Studio 11:
Dirt Simple Web and Database Deployment in Visual Studio 11:
The following video on Volume Licensing, will explain what licensing is, and why consumers must acquire licenses to be able to use software. It will also introduce and explain some of the key concepts and terms in Microsoft Licensing.
"This course will help you gain a basic understanding of some of the key concepts and terms in Microsoft Licensing and prepare you to take the next course in this series, Volume Licensing Fundamentals--Introduction to Microsoft Volume Licensing Programs," notes TechEdge.
Microsoft Licensing: Fundamentals:
The following two video are from a session organized by the System Center User Group in Belgium on March 22, 2012.
SCCM 2012: What's new in OS Deployment?
Package Conversion Manager for System Center Configuration Manager 2012: