Monday, 9 November 2020
The Linux and open-source landscapes are changing rapidly. With so many companies embracing remote work and operations this year, we’re seeing more organizations running large-scale, mission-critical Linux and open-source workloads than ever before. IT teams need technical resources that can keep up—now. Even organizations that had already begun moving to the cloud are now finding that they need to accelerate and expand their cloud adoption.
Tuesday, 29 January 2019
Recently a new flaw was discovered in PolKit, a component which controls system-wide privileges in Unix-like OS. This vulnerability potentially allows unprivileged accounts to have root permission.
Tuesday, 11 December 2018
We’re excited to officially announce the public preview of the built-in Python images for Azure App Service on Linux, a much requested feature by our customers.
Wednesday, 7 November 2018
When an attacker compromises a machine, they typically have a goal in mind. Some attackers are looking for information residing on the victim’s machine or are looking for access to other machines on the victim’s network. Other times, attackers have plans to use the processing power of the machine itself or even use the machine as a launch point for other attacks.
Monday, 30 April 2018
Today we are announcing the general availability release of AzCopy on Linux, a data transfer utility for Azure Storage. This release brings new and enhanced features, as well as performance improvements thanks to the feedback we received during the preview.
Wednesday, 15 November 2017
Today, we are excited to announce the general availability of Bash in Azure Cloud Shell. Bash in Cloud Shell provides an interactive web-based, Linux command-line experience from virtually anywhere. Learn more about Bash in Cloud Shell at aka.ms/cloudshell/bash.
Tuesday, 3 October 2017
Join us for Open Source Fridays meetup via Skype with the Azure Global Black belts (GBBs). This online meet-up style Skype session will cover various Open Source and Linux solutions in the Microsoft Azure Cloud. We will highlight various ways Microsoft has embraced open source and the contributions back into OSS.
Thursday, 14 September 2017
The blog announces a new feature in IntelliJ Community Edition that enables the One-Click experience to run containerized Java applications on Azure.
Thursday, 10 August 2017
We released a new Maven Plugin for Azure App Service, you can deploy or redeploy Web apps to App Service Linux or Windows in one easy step.
Monday, 15 May 2017
Microsoft loves Linux! Learn more about how Cloudera and Microsoft have teamed up around Cloudera Enterprise Data Hub and Azure Data Lake to solve customer big data problems.