Archive for January 11th, 2010

Instructions on using Windows Azure Blob Storage and retrieving content onto SL January 11th, 2010

Vinod Kumar

Here are a number of interesting videos that help you understand step-by-step in storing data onto the Azure Blob storage and use the content via Silverlight.

· Provisioning Windows Azure

· Setting up Windows Azure for video storage

· Creating and publishing a video in a Silverlight player to a Windows Azure storage account (using Expression Encoder 3)

· Embedding a published video in a blog (using Windows Live Writer)

· How to retrieve content that is stored on Silverlight Live Streaming

With this post, it is quite important to figure out how to activate your Azure account if you have MSDN subscription. With your MSDN subscription you can refer to this blog post by Eric Golpe for details on how to activate your Azure benefit:

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