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Azure Files premium tier gets zone redundant storage

Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Today we'll be talking about the general availability of zone redundant storage (ZRS) for Azure Files premium tier. Azure Files premium tier with ZRS replication enables highly performant, highly available file services, that are built on solid-state drives (SSD).

Principal Program Manager, Azure Files

Announcing Azure Private Link

Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Through the rapidly growing adoption of Azure, customers need to access the data and services privately and securely from their networks grow exponentially. To help with this, we’re announcing the preview of Azure Private Link.

Corporate Vice President, Azure Networking

Navigating the intelligent edge: answers to top questions

Monday, September 23, 2019

Over the past ten years, Microsoft has seen embedded IoT devices get progressively smarter and more connected, running software intelligence near the point where the data is being generated within a network. And having memory and compute capabilities at the intelligent edge solves multiple conundrums related to connectivity, bandwidth, latencies, and privacy/security.

Senior Program Manager, Azure IoT

The Marco Polo Network uses Azure and Corda blockchain to modernize trade finance

Monday, September 23, 2019

The Marco Polo Network is now generally available on Azure to help both trade banks and corporations take advantage the R3 Corda distributed ledger to better facilitate global trade in this ever-changing world. Regardless of what headlines will lead you to believe, international trade is the lifeblood of the modern global economy.

Principal Program Manager, Azure Global Multiparty Engineering

HDInsight support in Azure CLI now out of preview

Tuesday, September 17, 2019

We are pleased to share that support for HDInsight in Azure CLI is now generally available. The addition of the `az hdinsight` command group allows you to easily manage your HDInsight clusters using simple commands while taking advantage of all that Azure CLI has to offer, such as cross-platform support and tab completion.

Program Manager, Azure HDInsight

Announcing Azure Private Link

Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Through the rapidly growing adoption of Azure, customers need to access the data and services privately and securely from their networks grow exponentially. To help with this, we’re announcing the preview of Azure Private Link.

Corporate Vice President, Azure Networking

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