17 January 2015
Odds of a Seattle Seahawks win vs. the GreenBay Packers this Sunday? 20-61. Potential for earthshaking reactions from Seattle fans, aka the 12th man? 110%.The Pacific Northwest Seismic Network (PNSN) and Microsoft's partnership work to improve the PNSN site reliability to make the real-time fan experience even better.
08 January 2015
Today, we’re announcing the release of a new series of VM sizes for Microsoft Azure Virtual Machines called the G-series. G-series sizes provide the most memory, the highest processing power and the largest amount of local SSD of any Virtual Machine size currently available in the public cloud.
22 December 2014
On the Azure Customer Advisory Team (AzureCAT), we’ve been testing the performance of the latest generation of hardware components now being introduced into our public cloud called the D-Series.
18 December 2014
This post explains how to use an Azure Automation runbook to push a script or scriptblock to an Azure VM using the Custom Script extension component of the Azure VM Agent.
15 December 2014
This post provides information on creating Linux VMs in Azure and using tools like Chef, Puppet and Docker for managing Linux VMs.
11 December 2014
Today, we’re announcing Public Preview support for Azure Premium Storage. Azure Premium Storage is a new type of SSD-based storage, designed to support I/O intensive workloads.
01 December 2014
In this post, let’s take a look at the new antimalware Extension from Intel Security, McAfee Endpoint Protection announced as part of TechEd Europe.
25 November 2014
This blog gives an overview of how to run Chocolatey commands on a remote Azure VM using Custom Script Extension.
18 November 2014
As part of the recent TechEd announcements, Azure announced the integration of Visual Studio Release Manager Extension with Azure Ibiza Portal using the Azure VM Extension model.
18 November 2014
The Azure Big Compute team is attending SC14 this week, the annual conference for high performance computing and analysis.