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Monthly Archives: February 2022

IoT adoption remains strong in the Asia-Pacific region as organizations broaden usage

Thursday, 3 February 2022

The Asia-Pacific region has long been a strong manufacturing base and the sector continues to be a strong adopter of the internet of things (IoT). But as the latest Microsoft IoT Signals report shows, IoT is now much more widely adopted across verticals, and across the globe, with smart spaces—a key focus for many markets in the Asia-Pacific region—becoming one of the leading application areas.

General Manager, Sales and Marketing IoT Device Experience, Asia

Announcing the public preview of Microsoft Azure Payment HSM service

Wednesday, 2 February 2022

Momentum is building as financial institutions move some or all their payment applications to the cloud. This entails a migration from the legacy on-premises applications and hardware security modules (HSM) to a cloud-based infrastructure that is not generally under their direct control. Today, we are excited to announce that Azure Payment HSM is in public preview in East US and North Europe.

Senior Director, Azure Security

Improve your security defenses for ransomware attacks with Azure Firewall

Tuesday, 1 February 2022

To ensure customers running on Azure are protected against ransomware attacks, Microsoft has invested heavily in Azure security and has provided customers with the security controls needed to protect their Azure cloud workloads. Here, we would like to zoom into network security and understand how Azure Firewall can assist you with protecting against ransomware.

Principal Program Manager

The intersection of edge computing, telecommunications networks, and the cloud

Tuesday, 1 February 2022

Microsoft believes the telecom edge is the catalyst creating a new world where the telecom and cloud industries join forces to eliminate duplication while creating a new era of latency-sensitive applications and services. In this article, we focus on what’s next, including the topic of edge computing for telecommunications, which has been evolving into the next wave of innovation, and one we must embrace.

Microsoft Technical Fellow and Chief Technology Officer, Azure for Operators