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Announcing the general availability of Azure Ultra Disk Storage

August 15, 2019

Today, we are announcing the general availability (GA) of Microsoft Azure Ultra Disk Storage—a new Managed Disks offering that delivers unprecedented and extremely scalable performance with sub-millisecond latency for the most demanding Azure Virtual Machines and container workloads.

Corporate Vice President, Azure Storage, Media, and Edge
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Improving Azure Virtual Machines resiliency with Project Tardigrade

Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Codenamed Project Tardigrade, this effort draws its inspiration from the eight-legged microscopic creature, the tardigrade also known as the water bear. Virtually impossible to kill, tardigrades can be exposed to extreme conditions, but somehow still manage to wiggle their way to survival.

Chief Technology Officer, Microsoft Azure

Announcing the preview of GitHub Actions for Azure

Tuesday, August 13, 2019

On Thursday, August 8, 2019, GitHub announced the preview of GitHub Actions with support for Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery (CI/CD). Actions makes it possible to create simple, yet powerful pipelines and automate software compilation and delivery. Today, we are announcing the preview of GitHub Actions for Azure.

Principal Program Manager, Azure DevOps

Announcing the general availability of Azure Ultra Disk Storage

Thursday, August 15, 2019

Today, we are announcing the general availability (GA) of Microsoft Azure Ultra Disk Storage—a new Managed Disks offering that delivers unprecedented and extremely scalable performance with sub-millisecond latency for the most demanding Azure Virtual Machines and container workloads.

Corporate Vice President, Azure Storage, Media, and Edge

Better together, synergistic results from digital transformation

Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Intelligent manufacturing transformation can bring great changes, such as connecting the sales organization with field services. Moving to the cloud also provides benefits such as an intelligent supply chain and innovations enabled by connected products.

Principal Manufacturing Industry Lead, Azure Industry Experiences Team

Your single source for Azure best practices

Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Optimizing your Azure workloads can feel like a time-consuming task. With so many services that are constantly evolving, it’s challenging to stay on top of, let alone implement, the latest best practices and ensure you’re operating in a cost-efficient manner that delivers security, performance, and reliability.

Senior Program Manager, Azure

Announcing the preview of GitHub Actions for Azure

Tuesday, August 13, 2019

On Thursday, August 8, 2019, GitHub announced the preview of GitHub Actions with support for Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery (CI/CD). Actions makes it possible to create simple, yet powerful pipelines and automate software compilation and delivery. Today, we are announcing the preview of GitHub Actions for Azure.

Principal Program Manager, Azure DevOps

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