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Satellite connectivity expands reach of Azure ExpressRoute across the globe

By Azure | September 9, 2019

Staying connected to access and ingest data in today’s highly distributed application environments is paramount for any enterprise. Many businesses need to operate in and across highly unpredictable and challenging conditions. For example, energy, farming, mining, and shipping often need

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Microsoft buys start-up Movere to help businesses move work to the cloud

By Azure | September 5, 2019

Microsoft’s effort to get more businesses onto its Azure public cloud is poised to get an assist from the acquisition of a start-up called Movere. Movere’s technology helps IT administrators better understand how data center tools are used and then

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Announcing general availability for the Azure Security Center for IoT

By Azure | July 29, 2019

As organizations pursue digital transformation by connecting vital equipment or creating new connected products, IoT deployments will get bigger and more common. In fact, IDC forecasts that IoT will continue to grow at double digit rates until IoT spending surpasses

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Capgemini Group strengthens Microsoft relationship

By Azure | July 25, 2019

Paris, July 25, 2019 – Capgemini is expanding its relationship with Microsoft through a strategic initiative aimed at helping enterprises to accelerate their adoption of cloud technologies. The new Enterprise Portfolio Modernization (EPM) initiative includes several solutions to support Capgemini’s

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Visual interface for Azure Machine Learning service

By Azure | May 22, 2019

During Microsoft Build we announced the preview of the visual interface for Azure Machine Learning service. This new drag-and-drop workflow capability in Azure Machine Learning service simplifies the process of building, testing, and deploying machine learning models for customers who

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Announcing the preview of Windows Server containers support in Azure Kubernetes Service

By Azure | May 18, 2019

Kubernetes is taking the app development world by storm. Earlier this month, we shared that the Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) was the fastest growing compute service in Azure’s history. Customers like Siemens Healthineers, Finastra, Maersk, and Hafslund are realizing the benefits

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What Microsoft and Sony’s streaming partnership means for gaming’s future

By Azure | May 16, 2019

In a rare move, console rivals Microsoft and Sony announced a major collaboration on Thursday to join forces on a potentially huge new gaming sector: the cloud. The companies announced today that they have entered into a “memorandum of understanding”

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Premium files redefine limits for Azure Files

By Azure | May 14, 2019

Premium files sets new scale and performance bar for Azure Files, providing more power to developers and IT pros. Today, we are excited to share that Azure Premium Files preview is now available to everyone! Premium files is a new

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Improved cloud service performance through ASIC acceleration

By Azure | May 8, 2019

Delivering new, transformational capabilities increasingly requires that we develop for ourselves competencies which we’d previously turned to our suppliers for. Our experience building Azure public cloud services over the last several years bears this out. We’re now developing our own

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SAP and Microsoft bring IoT data to the core of the business applications

By Azure | May 8, 2019

As a leader in the IoT cloud ecosystem, Microsoft enables a full stack of business applications, within different industries, across the intelligent edge and intelligent cloud. The continued growth of the IoT industry is going to be a transformative force

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Advancing the developer experience for serverless apps with Azure Functions

By Azure | May 7, 2019

Azure Functions constantly innovates so that you can achieve more with serverless applications, enabling developers to overcome common serverless challenges through a productive, event-driven programming model. Some releases we made in the last few weeks are good examples of this,

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Intelligent edge innovation across data, IoT, and mixed reality

By Azure | May 3, 2019

We are at an incredibly exciting technology inflection point. The virtually limitless computing power of the cloud, combined with increasingly connected and perceptive devices at the edge of the network, create possibilities we could only have dreamed of just a