Microsoft Corp. on Tuesday said it’s expanding the availability of its most secure Azure Government Cloud services, making them available to other agencies besides the Department of Defense. The Redmond-based firm explains that in order...Show More Summary
At Microsoft Government Cloud Forum in Washington D.C., Microsoft today showcased how they are enabling government agencies in adopting cloud services and announced number of improvements for Azure Government. To meet the needs of needs of U.S. Show More Summary
Microsoft also will be making Microsoft 365 and Microsoft Teams available for U.S. government customers in early 2018.
Microsoft has introduced a new cloud service map that will help developers and enterprise customers migrate from Amazon Web Services to Azure cloud platform. For many cloud services, Microsoft and Amazon uses completely different names. Show More Summary
Microsoft Corp. has published a new Azure Cloud Services Map for information technology personnel that lets them compare its range of cloud computing services against those of Amazon Web Services Inc. Like Amazon, Microsoft’s cloud services...Show More Summary
Microsoft today day announced that Symantec has selected Microsoft Azure to power its Norton consumer security products which is being used by over 50 million people. By adopting Azure, Symantec can increase their performance, agility and security while reducing the operating expenses. Show More Summary
DigitalOcean is a cloud computing startup based in New York, competing with Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure by focusing on smaller developers and startups. The company exclusively reveals to BI that it's on a $175 million annualized...Show More Summary
Back in June, Microsoft announced their expanded partnership with Box to offer Box cloud content management on Azure to enterprise customers. They said that organizations globally will be able to purchase Box’s cloud content management platform with the option to store their Box content on Azure. Show More Summary
Microsoft is announcing at JavaOne that Java support is coming to its Azure Functions serverless service, fulfilling one of its biggest developer requests.
Azure Functions, Microsoft’s platform for building serverless applications, has long supported a variety of programming languages but it’s adding an important one today: Java. Fittingly, the company made this announcement at the JavaOne conference in San Francisco. As Microsoft notes in today’s announcement, Java support was one of the top feature requests for Azure… Read More
NetApp Inc. said it’s launching a new service that aims to make it easier to migrate workloads to Microsoft Corp.’s Azure cloud. On Tuesday the company launched its Microsoft Azure Enterprise Network File System as a service in the Azure cloud. Show More Summary
Microsoft is seeking testers for its alternative to Amazon's AWS Snowball: Its Azure Data Box data-transfer appliance and service.
Microsoft used to offer free Azure credits for everyone to try their cloud platform. Even now they are continuing the same, when anyone signs-up for Azure, Microsoft is offering $200 in credit to use on any Azure products for 30 days. Show More Summary
The number one United Nations Sustainable Development Goal is to eliminate poverty, leaving nobody behind. Researchers in the United Kingdom are harnessing the large-scale data-processing power of Microsoft Azure to map the location of every person on Earth to provide the accurate population statistics needed to achieve this international humanitarian goal.
by Angela Guess A recent press release states, “Anaconda, Inc., the most popular Python data science platform provider, today announced it is partnering with Microsoft to embed Anaconda into Azure Machine Learning, Visual Studio and SQL Server to deliver data insights in real time. Show More Summary
?Microsoft Ignite announcements focus on giving customers options, including on-premises, cloud, operating systems, and ML and AI frameworks.
There’s been a ton of news and updates on Microsoft’s Cloud business at Ignite. The software giant announced a bunch of updates for Microsoft Azure at the conference. The company also, albeit quietly, released a new branding for logo along with a new manifesto. Azure’s new logo, which you can see in the picture above, […] Read More: Microsoft Azure gets a new logo, manifesto
At Ignite today, Microsoft announced a new service that will help enterprise customers to migrate from on-premises to the Azure cloud. Many organizations get excited about the benefits that cloud computing offers and start their migration plan. Show More Summary
Back in July, Microsoft announced that they have delivered the first release version of Azure Stack to its partners. As per the plan, Microsoft’s partners HPE, Lenovo and Dell EMC are now shipping their integrated systems with Azure Stack. Show More Summary
Moving lots of data to the cloud can take a long time and cost quite a bit, even over fast connections. Like its competitors — and especially AWS — Microsoft has long allowed its Azure users to import data to its cloud by shipping hard drives to its data centers. It’s now going a step further with the preview launch of the 100 TB Azure Data Box, its answer to AWS’s 50… Read More