Networking

Web application firewall at Azure Front Door service

Thursday, 4 April 2019

We have heard from many of you that security is a top priority when moving web applications onto the cloud. Today, we are very excited to announce our public preview of the Web Application Firewall (WAF) for the Azure Front Door service. By combining the global application and content delivery network with natively integrated WAF engine, you now have a highly available platform through which you may deliver your web applications to the world, secure and fast!

Principal Program Manager, Azure Networking

Best practices to consider before deploying a network virtual appliance

Tuesday, 5 February 2019

A network virtual appliance (NVA) is a virtual appliance primarily focused on network functions virtualization. A typical network virtual appliance involves various layers of four to seven functions like firewall, WAN optimizer, application delivery controllers, routers, load balancers, IDS/IPS, proxies, SD-WAN edge, and more.

Principal Program Manager, Azure Networking

SONiC: Global support and updates

Wednesday, 5 December 2018

Over the past few years, SONiC (Software for Open Networking in the Cloud), our open switch OS, has been in the fast lane. A diverse group of community partners have actively engaged with us to contribute and support the evolvement of the software.

Corporate Vice President, Azure Networking