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Azure Websites Virtual Network Integration

Azure Websites is happy to announce support for integration between your Azure VNET and your Azure Websites. The Virtual Network feature grants your website access to resources running your VNET.

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DASH Live Streaming with Azure Media Service

This article focuses on the live streaming DASH features enabled by Azure Media Service, and how they can be used to deliver live and video on demand adaptive streaming to Web browsers and new devices of all types. DASH live streaming is now available for public preview, and will graduate to “general availability” with normal service level agreements after the preview period.

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Introducing: Azure Media Indexer

Azure Media Indexer extracts meaningful metadata from audio and video files with speech recognition technology from Microsoft Research. This blog post is the first in a series describing how to run jobs on Azure Media Services using Indexer.

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High Speed Encoding with Azure Media Services

High speed encoding has been a top customer ask for Azure Media Services and that ask has now been met by enabling customers to select between three different types of Encoding Reserved Units. In this post, I will cover how you can use the new Encoding Reserved Units and the speed gains that you will get as a result.

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The apiphany epiphany: GA’ing Azure API Management

Back in October, we announced the acquisition of apiphany; a recent entrant to the API management space based in Washington-DC. I’m excited to announce that today, Azure API Management leaves Preview and goes GA, with a 99.9% SLA.