Microsoft Azure

Why Microsoft Still Matters

It is hardly one of the cool kids on the tech block, but in a world where data integrity and trust matters, the company's Azure cloud platform is a security blanket for big corporations.<p>Way back in April of 2014, I wrote a short cautionary column about some of the good and bad aspects of the cloud. …

Satya Nadella

FDA OKs Medtronic's next gen Azure pacers

• The FDA approves Medtronic plc's (NYSE:MDT) Azure pacemakers with BlueSync technology in single and dual chamber models. The Azure XT MRI and Azure S …

Stock Markets

ITaaS software maker Nerdio enhances Nerdio for Azure with Cost Estimator

The Cost Estimator, which addresses the problem that Azure itself makes it difficult for MSPs to easily estimate costs because it is …

Microsoft

Compiled Azure function, FunctionInvocationException: Method not found

My compiled Azure function is not finding a method in a DLL called by a DLL my function calls.<p>All the necessary DLLs are present. The method exists. …

Microsoft

Microsoft’s Cloud Business Could Get Bigger After This Move

Microsoft is moving into a highly lucrative niche within the cloud computing market that could help it cut Amazon's lead.<p><b>Microsoft</b>'s (NASDAQ:MSFT) …

Investing

Comparing Cloud Instance Pricing: AWS vs Azure vs Google vs IBM

As cloud computing matures, instance types from the top public cloud providers are becoming more similar, making it easier to compare cloud instance …

Cloud Computing

Power BI expands access to intelligence for external guest users | Microsoft Power BI Blog | Microsoft Power BI

Power BI was first introduced with a simple commitment: Empower people and organizations with access to critical intelligence. The recent general …

Business Intelligence

Microsoft unveils AI-powered platform ‘Azure Databricks’ for developers

To help increase developers' productivity and simplify app development, Microsoft has announced new data platform technologies and cross-platform …

Artificial Intelligence

Microsoft finally launches Azure reserved instances

Microsoft has announced general availability of Azure Reserved Instances, more than eight years after Amazon Web Services launched its own one- and …

Cloud Computing

Microsoft previews new GDPR compliance tool

Microsoft has released a preview of its GDPR Compliance Dashboard, allowing its cloud customers to finally take it for a spin. The Compliance Manager …

GDPR

Azure turns on reserved cloudy VMs, without Hotel California clause

Microsoft's added reserved instances to Azure, with an out-clause for cloudy quitters.<p>Reserved instances are a pay-up-front option for cloudy servers …

Microsoft

General availability

Azure Reserved VM Instances are now generally available. Reserved Instances enable you to reserve virtual machines on a one-year or three-year term …

Microsoft

Is Microsoft Corporation Seeing a Top in Facebook and Selling $240M Stake?

Did you know that <b>Microsoft Corporation</b> (NASDAQ:<b>MSFT</b>) bought a $240 million stake in <b>Facebook Inc</b> (NASDAQ:<b>FB</b>) a decade ago? Microsoft now says it plans …

Stocks

Microsoft Delivers Reserved Instances For Azure

Microsoft made generally available reserved instances for its Azure cloud on Thursday, allowing its Infrastructure-as-a-Service customers to save on …

Microsoft

Are you making the most of cloud for your digital transformation?

The key to capitalizing on cloud is to stop talking tech and demonstrate the business value for your organization, says one cloud expert.<p>“People …

Vmware

Microsoft empowers the developer at Connect

This week at Microsoft Connect in New York City, Microsoft announced a number of products geared toward bringing intelligence and the computing edge …

Microsoft

Name changes: Automation DSC

The PowerShell Desired State Configuration (DSC) for the Azure Automation DSC service is expanding to include the ability to perform update …

Cloud Computing

Preview the new Azure Storage SDK for Go & Storage SDKs roadmap

We are excited to announce the new and redesigned Azure Storage SDK for Go with documentation and examples available today. This new SDK was …

Software Development

Azure training – cloud services

Getting to know <b>Azure</b> is as simple as:<p>Watch<p>Develop some basic knowledge through short demo videos<p>Learn<p>Put your knowledge to use in a live, guided …

Microsoft

Release Gates: Releases with continuous monitoring built in

Continuous monitoring is an integral part of safe deployments and DevOps pipelines. Ensuring the app in a release is healthy after deployment is as …

DevOps

PROJECT INFRASTRUCTURE ENGINEER

Experience of advanced storage solutions (including fibre, iSCSI and SAS connectivity)<p>Experience of building and maintaining VMWare …

Vmware

New dashboard, downloadable reports, and configuration

Azure Advisor is a personalized cloud service for Azure best practices that helps you optimize Azure resources for high availability, security, …

Microsoft

Cloudamize Makes Enhancements to Storage Planner to Improve the Ease, Speed and Accuracy of Public Cloud Migrations

PHILADELPHIA<p>Cloudamize, a leader in cloud-computing analytics, today announced new enhancements to its Storage Planner that enable companies to plan …

Google Cloud Platform

Announcing SQL Operations Studio for preview

We are excited to announce that SQL Operations Studio is now available in preview. SQL Operations Studio is a free, light-weight tool for modern …

Databases

Microsoft debuts beta Visual Studio Tools for AI

Microsoft has released a beta version of its Visual Studio Tools for AI, an extension to the company’s signature Visual Studio 2017 IDE that lets …

Machine Learning

Announcing “Azure DevOps Project” public preview

In today’s world, organizations need to innovate and get to market faster. That needs learning latest technologies, using them in your product and …

Cloud Computing

A Windows 10 alternative: Microsoft should embrace, extend Linux on the desktop

I get it. The PC is too expensive to replace and you don't want Windows 10. Let me suggest another solution.<p><i>Video: Enterprise use of Windows 10 is</i> …

Microsoft

Visual Studio App Center | Visual Studio

Continuous Everything – Build, Test, Deploy, Engage, Repeat.<p>Continuous Everything – Build, Test, Deploy, Engage, Repeat.<p>Continuous learning for growth<p>…

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The new Azure AD sign-in and “Keep me signed in” experiences rolling out now!

Howdy folks,<p>I’m excited to announce that the general availability rollout of the new Azure AD sign-in and “Keep me signed in” experiences has …

Microsoft

Microsoft announces the general availability of Azure Time Series Insights

Today, we announced the general availability (GA) of Azure Time Series Insights (TSI). TSI is a cost-effective and performant service for the …

Big Data