Microsoft Azure

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First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 48 mins ago - 15 reports

Microsoft Gets Real Open, Invites Windows Developers To Docker Party

Docker container-based apps that use Windows Server, in addition to LinuxMicrosoft and Docker have announced a strategic partnership to provide Docker support that will enable "container applications" across platforms back into Microsoft territory. The ... [Published Dr. Dobbs - 48 mins ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 53 mins ago - 7 reports

Microsoft Cloud Growth Drives Strong Fourth-Quarter Results

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First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

Microsoft “Loves Linux” as it Makes Azure Bigger, Better

In San Francisco on Monday, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella said something that was more than a little surprising: Microsoft loves Linux. The operating system once described as a "cancer" by Nadella's predecessor, Steve Ballmer, is now being embraced with ... [Published Linux.com - 12 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 2 reports

BRIEF: Microsoft, Cisco, Teradata experts to address IT forum [Dayton Daily News, Ohio :: ]

Oct. 21--Technology experts from MicrosoftPresented by Technology First, the regional information technology trade organization, the day-long conference addresses IT industry trends.Michael Lummus, director of Digital Marketing Solutions for Miami Twp.-based ... [Published BusinessWeek - 13 hours ago]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated 13 hours ago - 31 reports

Microsoft, Dell Package Azure Cloud-in-a-Box Offering

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella.Microsoft (MSFT) has partnered with Dell to package a cloud-in-a-box offering for the data centers of its enterprise and service provider customers.Dubbed Microsoft Cloud Platform System (CPS), the solution — first introduced ... [Published MSPmentor - 13 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

Cloudera Selects Azure as a Preferred Cloud Platform

We are working to make Azure the best cloud platform for big data , including Apache Hadoop . To accomplish this, we deliver a comprehensive set of solutions such as our Hadoop-based solution Azure HDInsight and managed data services from partners, ... [Published TechNet Blogs - 14 hours ago]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated 21 hours ago - 5 reports

Microsoft Builds Out its Azure Cloud - 19 Regions In Development

Microsoft aims to deliver the industry’s most complete cloud by pulling together Microsoft Azure, Office 365 and Microsoft Dynamics, said Satya Nadella, speaking at a company event in San Francisco.Microsoft announced several enhancements to its hyper-scale, ... [Published Converge! Network Digest - Oct 21 2014]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 23 hours ago - 1 reports

Attaching disks to a VM in Azure

Hello folks, Last week in Toronto during a delivery of our “Getting Started with Microsoft Azure for IT Professionals” IT Camp there was a great discussion about disks and maximum IOPS available to VMs in Azure. So I decided to write up a summary of that ... [Published TechNet Blogs - 23 hours ago]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

For Microsoft, Cloud Business Looks More Promising Than Mobile

Despite being a laggard in cloud computing, Microsoft has established real credibility, and now runs twice as many data centers as Amazon and six times as many as Google. ... [Published Bits - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 14 reports

With new servers, regions, appliance, Microsoft kicks off another battle in cloud wars

In case things were unclear, Microsoft’s latest Azure moves — including  big freaking cloud servers , a Dell-based appliance to facilitate hybrid Azure clouds, and new regional coverage in Australia — the public cloud battle has moved well beyond price ... [Published Yahoo! Finance - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 58 reports

Microsoft to Provide Ebola Reseachers With Cloud Computing to Tackle Ebola

The tech giant MicrosoftReutersThere is also news that Mark and Priscilla Zuckerberg are also donating $25 million to the CDC foundation to fight Ebola.On Tuesday morning the Azure computer power will be made available to the research community stated ... [Published International Business Times Australia - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 2 reports

Microsoft Announces New Capabilities and Integration for Azure

At Strata + Hadoop World in New York, Microsoft announced an update to Microsoft Azure HDInsight, its cloud-based distribution of Hadoop. Customers can now process millions of Hadoop events in near real time, with Microsoft’s preview of support for Apache ... [Published Database Trends & Applications - Oct 20 2014]

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Corporate VP of Azure at Microsoft Jason Zander blogged, "Docker has done a fantastic job of building a vibrant open source ecosystem based on Linux container technologies, providing an easy user experience to manage the lifecycle of containers drawn from a huge collection of open and curated applications in Docker Hub. We will bring Windows Server containers to the Docker ecosystem to expand the reach of both developer communities."
...The company claims to have worked closely with Dell and component makers to ensure reliability and software compatibility. CPS was subjected to "some of the most rigorous testing that our engineers can produce" according to Microsoft
"I had one large financial institution say, 'in the old days you wouldn't get fired for picking IBM, whereas today you won't get fired for picking AWS'" said Emma Pudney, vice-president of product strategy for Australian cloud management firm Virtual Ark...
...and public cloud solutions as they look to implement their cloud strategies," said Rebecca Thompson, vice president of marketing, Avere Systems. "Whether their data lives on premises or in the cloud, data movement needs to be both transparent and easily managed. At Avere, we're making sure companies are able to leverage the numerous benefits of cloud technology without sacrificing performance, security or availability of data."

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