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Cloud computing boosts Microsoft's Q4 earnings

July 22, 2017 5:00 AM<br>SAN FRANCISCO • Microsoft reported strong fourth-quarter earnings on the back of its fast-growing cloud computing business, …

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Hybrid cloud ecosystem readies for impact from arrival of Microsoft Azure Stack

<b>T</b>he next BriefingsDirect cloud deployment strategies interview explores how hybrid cloud ecosystem players such as PwC and Hewlett Packard Enterprise …

Microsoft

Hybrid Cloud Ecosystem Readies for Impact From Microsoft Azure Stack

The next BriefingsDirect cloud deployment strategies interview explores how hybrid cloud ecosystem players such as PwC and Hewlett Packard Enterprise …

Hybrid Clouds

Microsoft Came Near All-Time High on Earnings Beat | Investopedia

Microsoft Corp.’s (MSFT) stock flirted with an all-time high in after-hours trading Thursday after posting fiscal fourth-quarter results that …

Amazon.com Inc

Microsoft Sales, Profit Beat Estimates as Cloud Growth Marches On - Bloomberg

Microsoft Corp.’s turnaround plan got back on track in the recent quarter, buoyed by rising sales of internet-based software and services.<p>Profit in …

Markets

NAT Port Mapping Tool

This tool makes it easier to MAP an internal Public IP Address to an IP on your own network where the ASDK Host lives on. It allows you to reach a VM …

Microsoft

Inside Kero & Azure's Old-School, New-Blueprint, Trans-Pacific Vision Of Indie Rap

Sipping milk tea in the heart of Little Tokyo, Los Angeles on a Friday night, underground rap veterans Kero One and Azure debated the answer to arguably the most heated question in the music industry: How easy is it to be an independent artist in 2017?<p>“For my generation, hip-hop was a secret art …

Music

Office 365 tips the balance over on-prem for Microsoft's cloud ambitions

Microsoft just passed a cloud milestone as revenue from Office 365 passed that coming from on-premises and desktop Office apps for the first time …

Satya Nadella

Microsoft beefs up electrical grid security with new cyber analytics service

Microsoft Corp. is attempting to ward off cyberattacks on utilities providers with the launch of a new Azure Cyber Analytics program for electrical …

Electrical Grid

Tech Talk: Azure Stack, cyberattacks, the next iPhone and keyboards

The premiere episode of Tech Talk covered a lot of ground as our four-member panel weighed in on everything from Microsoft's just-announced Azure …

Business Technology

Introducing the Azure Analysis Services web designer

Today we are releasing a preview of the Azure Analysis Services web designer. This new browser-based experience will allow developers to start …

Microsoft

Instant File Recovery from Azure VM backups is now generally available

Today, we are excited to announce that Instant recovery of files and folders from Azure VM backups by Azure Backup is now generally available (GA). …

Virtualization

Bing Map v8 available in Azure IoT Suite Remote Monitoring preconfigured solution

Azure IoT Suite is designed to get customers and partners started quickly to connect and manage their devices in a simple and reliable manner, …

Cisco Systems

Oracle now lets customers run cloud SaaS apps in their own data centers

Oracle customers can now start deploying the company’s software-as-a-service applications in their private data centers with an update to its Cloud at Customer portfolio announced today. The changes will allow businesses to rent hardware that runs the same enterprise resource planning, human …

Oracle

Microsoft earnings: Massive changes are ahead from job cuts to accounting change

Microsoft Corp. will have plenty to talk about when it reports the final quarterly earnings for its fiscal year on Thursday.<p>The tech company has confirmed that it is reorganizing its global sales team, a move that is expected to include thousands of layoffs—Microsoft MSFT, -0.58% has confirmed the …

Markets

Microsoft's Upcoming Earnings Could Cement Its Shift From 'Cloud Laggard to Cloud Leader'

Wall Street will be on cloud nine if Microsoft (MSFT) can prove that its new business strategies keep paying off.<p>Microsoft reports its fiscal …

Stocks

Cloud power shifts as mega vendors abstract everything up to running code

Cloud services are shifting the competitive landscape among server vendors and their suppliers. It’s a trend I’ve mentioned many times that’s been …

Algorithms

Microsoft adds services to Azure Government Cloud

Although adding artificial intelligence to applications is easier since the public preview of Cognitive Services in Azure Government, Microsoft …

Microsoft

Artificial Intelligence tunes Azure SQL Databases

Automatic tuning<p>To stay competitive, today’s businesses need to make sure that they focus on their core competencies that directly deliver customer …

Cloud Computing

Microsoft, Baidu team up on self-driving technology

Microsoft and Chinese search giant Baidu are joining forces to spearhead the development of self-driving vehicles outside China through the former’s …

Transportation

How Azure Security Center helps protect your servers with Web Application Firewall

Our adversaries have many tools available on the Internet for use in mounting cyberattacks. Many of these tools enable them to gain access and …

Information Security

At all times high, Microsoft is not a buy

Investing.com - Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) will report Q4 2017 earnings after the closing bell. Analysts are anticipating $0.71 EPS on $24.2 billion in …

Stocks

based compute resources management

Azure Data Lake Analytics is now supported for policy-based compute resources management. You can customize the policies to meet your own business …

Microsoft

Database Scoped Global Temporary Tables in public preview for Azure SQL DB

We are delighted to announce that Database Scoped Global Temporary Tables are in public preview for Azure SQL DB. Similar to global temporary tables …

Databases

Cloud Recap: AWS Lambda, Azure Stack, and Containers

The fascinating thing about the cloud is that it's so ubiquitous, but it's never stagnant. Even seemingly mundane changes can have a huge impact. So, …

Cloud Computing

Can Azure Stack Help Microsoft Beat Amazon

Microsoft’s much-awaited Azure Stack is ready to order and shipping will start from September.<p>The moot question is can Azure Stack help the software …

Microsoft

Resumable Online Index Rebuild is in public preview for Azure SQL DB

We are delighted to announce that Resumable Online Index Rebuild (ROIR) is now available for public preview in Azure SQL DB. With this feature, you …

Databases

Announcing the Cognitive Services White Glove Program for All Azure Government Customers

Earlier this year we announced the initial release and public preview of Cognitive Services in Azure Government. From talking with you, we understand …

Microsoft

Azure Data Lake Tools for Visual Studio Code (VSCode) July updates

We are pleased to announce the July updates of Azure Data Lake Tools for VSCode. This is a quality milestone and we added local debug capability for …

Linux

Azure Stack: Microsoft’s private-cloud platform and what IT pros need to know about it

Microsoft’s release of Azure Stack, an on-premises version of its public cloud, could be important for networking and data center pros for one simple …

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