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Azure Virtual WAN now supports full mesh secure hub connectivity 

By Product Manager, Azure Networking

Azure Virtual WAN (vWAN), networking-as-a-service, brings networking, security, and routing functionalities together to simplify networking in Azure. With ease of use and simplicity built in, vWAN is a one-stop shop to connect, protect, route traffic, and monitor your wide area network.

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Increase gaming performance with NGads V620-series virtual machines 

By Principal Program Manager, Microsoft Azure

The NGads V620 series has GPU, CPU, and memory resources that are balanced to generate and stream high-quality graphics for a high-performance, interactive gaming experience hosted in Azure. This allows online gaming providers the power and stability that they need while remaining cost conscious.

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Microsoft Cost Management updates—May 2023 

By Program Manager, Azure Cost Management

May is all about cost optimization! From customizable right-sizing recommendations in Advisor to many updates to pricing experiences and the addition of cost recommendations in Azure Resource Graph for Azure Gov and Azure China clouds. Throw in 3 updated previews in Cost analysis, 6 new/updated ways to save, and a bunch of videos and docs and you’ve got a lot of catching up to do! Enjoy!

Build next-generation, AI-powered applications on Microsoft Azure 

By Corporate Vice President Data, AI, and Digital Application Product Marketing 

Welcome to Microsoft Build 2023—the event where we celebrate the developer community. This year, we’ll dive deep into the latest technologies across application development and AI that are enabling the next wave of innovation.

Transforming containerized applications with Azure Container Storage—now in preview 

By General Manager, Azure Storage

Today, we are excited to announce the preview of Azure Container Storage, the industry’s first platform-managed container native storage service in the public cloud, providing end to end storage management and orchestration for stateful applications to run efficiently at scale on Azure.

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Optimize performance and strengthen security with Policy Analytics for Azure Firewall 

By Senior Product Manager, Azure Networking

Network security policies are a critical component of modern IT environments, especially with the increasing adoption of cloud workloads. As workloads move to the cloud, network security policies like Azure Firewall policies evolve and adapt to the changing demands of the infrastructure. These policies can be updated multiple times a week, making it challenging for IT…