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Accessing and Using Azure VM Unique ID

We have recently added support for Azure VM unique ID. No matter what your platform or applications requirements on Azure VM, you can now have access to an Azure VM unique identifier.

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Azure DocumentDB: Profile of MSN Health and Fitness

Earlier this year, various teams within MSN realized the need for a unified distributed storage system across all of the verticals within MSN. The unification was crucial to enable a variety of new vertical and social computing capabilities across devices.

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Managing Media Workflows with the new Azure Media Services Explorer Tool

I’m pleased to announce the new Azure Media Services Explorer! It’s a Windows Forms application based on the Azure Media SDKs that can be used by non-developers to test media workflows, monitor activities on their Azure Media Services accounts, or do just about anything that the full API allows you to do today without writing a line of code.

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Azure Traffic Manager available within Azure in China

We are pleased to announce availability of Azure Traffic Manager within Azure in China. Use Azure Traffic Manager to achieve global scale, performance and resilience for your applications.

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Introducing the Azure Automation Runbook Gallery

Creating polished Azure Automation runbook solutions to automate your Cloud OS processes can take time to perfect, and may feel a bit intimidating at first. Now the time it takes to create functional, polished runbooks is a little faster thanks to the new Azure Automation Runbook Gallery.

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Mobile Services Beta iOS SDK Released

We’ve just released the beta version of the iOS offline SDK, which adds support for accessing Table Storage when using a .NET backend Mobile Service. In order to add this support, we made a minor breaking change to the offline SDK.