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Posted by Nick Pruehs on Tue, 28 Mar 2017 09:37:00 EDT in Programming, Social/Online
In the previous part of this series, we created the frontend, a small Universal Windows Platform game that accesses our backend. Finally, we'll be deploying the whole application to the cloud.


Posted by Nick Pruehs on Mon, 27 Mar 2017 10:44:00 EDT in Programming, Social/Online
In the previous part of this series, we learned how topersist state to a scalable database. Next, we'll be creating the frontend, a small Universal Windows Platform game that accesses our backend.


Posted by Nick Pruehs on Sun, 05 Mar 2017 09:20:00 EST in Programming, Social/Online
In the previous part of this series, we added the web service that acts as interface between the frontend and the actual backend services. In this post, we learn how to persist state to a scalable database.


Posted by Nick Pruehs on Tue, 21 Feb 2017 07:22:00 EST in Programming, Social/Online
In the previous part of this series, we've started to create a small cloud backend with a singleactor. In this post, we are adding the web service that is acts as interface between the frontend and the actual backend services.


Posted by Nick Pruehs on Tue, 14 Feb 2017 09:33:00 EST in Programming, Social/Online
Getting started with cloud development can be overwhelming at first. In this blog series, I'm walking you through the basics of getting your gaming backend up and running in the cloud and storing your player data in a scalable cloud storage.



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Comment In: [Blog - 03/05/2017 - 09:20]

Hey Johan, r n r ...

Hey Johan, r n r nthanks for the feedback : r n r n1. Yes, actors may indeed save their own state. However, I personally prefer using another database, mainly for separation of concerns DocumentDB can be accessed from other sources as well . If you 're interested, you can ...

Comment In: [Blog - 02/14/2017 - 09:33]

Fixed. Gamasutra had wiped my ...

Fixed. Gamasutra had wiped my whole upload folder, I had to upload all images again :/