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Product updates

Public preview: Twice the performance and unlimited columnar storage with SQL Data Warehouse

23 October, 2017 – Announcing a new, faster performance tier for Azure SQL Data Warehouse for compute-intensive analytical workloads.

Public preview: Azure Availability Zones

14 October, 2017 – Introducing the public preview of Azure Availability Zones, high availability with datacenter fault tolerance.

General availability: Service Fabric 6.0 on Linux

13 October, 2017 – Service Fabric version 6.0 of the runtime and .NET SDK 2.8 are available. Service Fabric is generally available as a container orchestrator on Linux.

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Cray Supercomputers are coming to Azure

October 23, 2017

I’m thrilled to share our new partnership with Cray that will provide our customer unprecedented access to supercomputing capabilities in Azure to solve their toughest challenges in climate modeling, precision medicine, energy, manufacturing, and other scientific research.

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