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5 reasons to attend the Azure Virtual Desktop Master Class

13 January, 2022

There’s still time to register for the Azure Virtual Desktop Master Class on Tuesday, January 25, 2022, from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM Pacific Time. Join us to expand your cloud desktop virtualization skillset and learn how to deliver secure remote work experiences with Azure Virtual Desktop.

Product Marketing Director, Azure Virtual Desktop, Microsoft
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Accelerate your websites with Azure Static Web Apps enterprise-edge

12 January 2022

Today, we are thrilled to announce the preview of the Azure Static Web Apps enterprise-grade edge powered by Azure Front Door which enables faster page loads, enhanced security, and high availability for your global apps with no configuration or additional code required.

Principal Program Manager

Accelerate the in-vehicle digital experience with Azure Cognitive Services

05 January 2022

Microsoft is helping to reshape the automotive industry in the way it serves its drivers with in-vehicle infotainment systems. Together with the car manufacturers, Microsoft is creating new driving experiences with speech based on the text-to-speech and speech-to-text capabilities within Azure Cognitive Services for speech.

Vice President Strategy and Commercialization, Azure AI Platform

Azure high-performance computing at Supercomputing 2021

09 November 2021

Azure’s market-leading vision for HPC and AI is based on a commitment to continual improvement and backed by a core of genuine and recognized HPC expertise, using proven HPC technology and design principles, enhanced with the best features of the cloud. The result is a capability that delivers performance, scale, and value unlike any other cloud.

Sr. Product Marketing Manager, Azure Marketing

Azure HBv3 virtual machines for HPC, now up to 80 percent faster with AMD Milan-X CPUs

08 November 2021

We are announcing that a private preview is now live for Azure HBv3 virtual machines enhanced by AMD EPYC 3rd Gen processors with 3D v-cache, codenamed “Milan-X”. These processors significantly improve the performance, scaling efficiency, and cost-effectiveness of a variety of memory performance-bound workloads such as CFD, explicit finite element analysis, computational geoscience, weather simulation, and silicon design RTL workflows.

Principal Program Manager, Azure HPC

3 ways to enhance your cloud journey: break, prepare, and optimize your apps in Azure

03 November 2021

At our Microsoft Ignite conference this week, we’re sharing new ways to continue to enhance your cloud adoption journey by announcing the preview of Azure Chaos Studio—a fully managed experimentation service to help you track, measure, and mitigate faults with controlled chaos engineering, systemically improving the resilience of your cloud applications. We continue to build a better, easier, and more comprehensive approach to guide your cloud environment preparation, with Azure landing zone, without losing sight of the application to be deployed.

General Manager, Microsoft Azure

Powering all your applications from cloud to edge with Azure infrastructure

03 November 2021

Organizations are transforming from cloud to edge, migrating and optimizing existing workloads, building new cloud-native apps, unlocking new scenarios at the edge, or combining these strategies to meet their full range of business needs. Microsoft is committed to helping them at every step of the way with continuous technology innovation. Today, we’re announcing product updates and enhancements across the Azure infrastructure portfolio to support the rapid business transformation underway.

Corporate Vice President, Azure Core Products and Design

New investments to help you accelerate your Azure migration and modernization journey

03 November 2021

Last year many organizations turned to the cloud to survive disruptions caused by the pandemic. Businesses are now charting the course for their recovery and further accelerating their cloud momentum to drive faster app innovation, optimize infrastructure costs, and enhance security posture. This week at Microsoft Ignite, we’re announcing expanded program and product investments to help customers accelerate their migration and modernization journey with Azure.

General Manager, Azure Marketing

Key foundations for protecting your data with Azure confidential computing

02 November 2021

The exponential growth of datasets has resulted in growing scrutiny of how data is exposed—both from a consumer data privacy and compliance perspective. In this context, confidential computing becomes an important tool to help organizations meet their privacy and security needs surrounding business and consumer data.

Chief Technology Officer and Technical Fellow, Microsoft Azure

Your hybrid, multicloud, and edge strategy just got better with Azure

02 November 2021

During Microsoft Ignite this week, we’ll highlight the latest features and innovations in hybrid, multicloud, and edge computing. From end-to-end data capabilities and cloud-native applications to cross-functional collaboration, Microsoft cloud technologies help our customers deliver solutions and services faster to meet their own customers’ rapidly changing needs.

Corporate Vice President, Azure Marketing

Innovate with cloud-native apps and open source on Azure

02 November 2021

Welcome to Microsoft Ignite. I’m thrilled to share how Microsoft is empowering you to innovate with cloud-native and open source on Azure. The growth of Kubernetes and cloud-native applications in Azure and the broader technology has been nothing short of humbling and awe-inspiring. Open innovation is at the heart of nearly every innovation in cloud computing. The cloud-native ecosystem empowers people to build applications that make it easy to take advantage of this innovation.

Corporate Vice President, Azure Compute

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