Microsoft Ignite

Product updates

General availability: Instant file recovery from Azure VM backups

27 July, 2017 – Instant recovery of files from Azure VM backups is generally available.

New look for Azure Storage overview blade in the portal

26 July, 2017 – In the Azure portal, the overview blade for storage accounts now loads faster, allows quickly accessible links to storage services, and includes upgraded metrics charts.

Azure Automation available in Brazil South region

20 July, 2017 – Azure Automation is available in the Brazil South region.

Featured post

Fast and Easy Containers: Azure Container Instances

July 26, 2017

Containers have fundamentally changed the way developers develop their applications, the way applications are deployed, and the way system administrators manage their environments. Containers offer a broadly accepted and open standard, enabling simple portability between platforms and between clouds. Today, I am extremely excited to announce a new Azure service that makes it even easier to deploy containers.

Free account

Sign up now and get $200 in Azure credit

Start for free

Visual Studio

Subscribers get up to $1800 per year of Azure services

Activate now

Start-ups

Join the BizSpark programme and get free Azure services

Learn more