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Can blockchain secure supply chains, improve operations and solve humanitarian issues?

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

How do we take our hyperscale DNA and think about societal problems that already exist at scale? We have proven that most technology in one form or another can perform when architected for scale. But where and how do we start and then how do we penetrate with swarms of adoption to make meaningful impact on society’s greatest problems?

Principal Program Manager, Azure Blockchain Engineering

Azure DocumentDB powers the modern marketing intelligence platform

Thursday, September 15, 2016

Affinio is an advanced marketing intelligence platform that enables brands to deeply understand their users in a deeper level. Affinio’s business model centers on extracting marketing insights for its clients—from billions of points of social media data to more narrowly focused marketing efforts. In order to store and process billions of social network connections without the overhead of database management, data partitioning, and data indexing, they chose Azure DocumentDB. You can read more about Affinio’s usage of DocumentDB in this new case study.

Principal Program Manager, Azure Cosmos DB

Announcing the General Availability of Storage Service Encryption for Data at Rest

Monday, September 12, 2016

Today, we are excited to announce the General Availability of Storage Service Encryption for Azure Blob Storage. You can enable this feature on any Azure Resource Manager storage account using the Azure Portal, Azure Powershell, Azure CLI or the Microsoft Azure Storage Resource Provider API.

Senior Program Manager, Azure Storage