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According to BDD (Behavior-Driven Development) is a synthesis and refinement of practices stemming from TDD (Test-Driven Development) and ATDD (Acceptance Test-Driven Development). That’s great, but what does that really mean? BDD has its roots in TDD, but supersedes TDD in the agile development process.  BDD recognizes that User Stories are the framework for the development […]

This past week I needed to move a client’s Hyper-V machine to a Windows Azure VM.  If you haven’t figured it out already, the process isn’t as straightforward as one may hope – especially, since there’s a rather large chasm between the new and old Azure management portals as neither offer an entire end-to-end solution. […]

This week, while moving a client’s VM to Windows Azure, I was also required to upgrade their database from SQL 2005 to SQL Azure.  While not extremely difficult, there were a few gotcha’s along the way.  These “gotacha’s” were primarily features that had been deprecated.  Those deprecated features aren’t the purpose of blog post, however. […]

Recent Comments

Francke - 2 years ago
Doing only point 4 worked for me......

Joshua - 1 year ago
Awesome! Glad to hear it....

Kosta Ceran - 5 months ago
The following sentence under the title "Preparing the Hyper-V VM" is misguiding:...

Joshua - 5 months ago
Kosta, thanks for the input. I did have a mistype where I wrote that "Windows A...