In the April release of the Windows Azure SDK Microsoft introduced some new features for the Azure Service Bus. The new feature I want to discus in this post is the Message Pump programming model.
As part of the Microsoft Virtual Academy, Microsoft hosts a Live Web Event for IT Professionals titled “Make Windows Azure Your Datacenter”. This live web event is free of charge and is instructed by “The David Aiken”, Group Technical Product Manager voor Windows Azure.
Boy o’ Boy, there is a lot of stuff going on and it is a busy, still, a busy week or two for Microsoft. Just release Windows 8, the Surface with Windows 8 RT, Windows Phone 8 and yesterday and today we are flooded with news about what is happening in the Azure arena.
People who know me know me as passionate about software development and being a volunteer fire fighter. As a developer you always find a way to mix one passion with another.
While working on a new project where we are using the “new” Azure Queues and Topics I ran into the error below when the code was checking if the queue exists :