Improve performance of your Node.js Web Site with Windows Azure Cachin

added by sandrino
1/22/2013 6:34:21 PM


The .NET libraries depend on a library which is specific to Cloud Services, which makes them unable to use in Windows Azure Web Sites. This restriction applies to the official Windows Azure Caching libraries for .NET. But Windows Azure Caching also supports the memcache protocol, this means you can use it from any environment supporting memcache like Node.js, php, … Let’s see how we can configure the memcache protocol in Windows Azure Caching, open it up for Windows Azure Web Sites and call it from a Node.js application.