For this assignment please develop a 2-3 pages word document by researching the Microsoft application stack and prepare a report on the various components that make up the stack when used for delivering web-based applications using data stored in a Microsoft database. Additionally, define and compare the various Web-based protocols (SOAP, CORBA, and XML-RPC) and outline the benefits of each. Finally, prepare a report on the various ways that applications can integrate with directory services, such as Active Directory Services, eDirectory or OpenDirectory.
The paper should be developed in an APA format.
2-3 pages long word document
Object Management Group’s CORBA
http://www.corba.org/ (Links to an external site.)
Building a LAMP server
http://www.lamphowto.com/ (Links to an external site.)
Windows Azure Platform
http://www.microsoft.com/windowsazure/?wa=wsignin1.0 (Links to an external site.)
Microsoft Launches Appliance For Building Private Clouds
http://www.informationweek.com/news/software/server_virtualization/showArticle.jhtml?articleID=225800022 (Links to an external site.)
Amazon Web Services
http://aws.amazon.com/ (Links to an external site.)