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Helping retailers navigate the future

January 13, 2021

Each new year introduces new opportunities and challenges, but 2020 was exceptional. The pandemic massively disrupted retail organizations due to ongoing shelter-in-place orders and social distancing requirements. Consumers adapted, driving nine years’ worth of e-commerce growth in 90 days.

Corporate Vice President, Azure Global Industry
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4 common analytics scenarios to build business agility

Monday, January 4, 2021

Azure Synapse Analytics is a limitless analytics service that is designed to bring the two worlds of big data and data warehousing into a unified, enterprise-grade, powerful platform.

Senior Product Marketing Manager, Azure Synapse Analytics

Helping retailers navigate the future

Wednesday, January 13, 2021

Each new year introduces new opportunities and challenges, but 2020 was exceptional. The pandemic massively disrupted retail organizations due to ongoing shelter-in-place orders and social distancing requirements. Consumers adapted, driving nine years’ worth of e-commerce growth in 90 days.

Corporate Vice President, Azure Global Industry

Watch this new series to help you navigate and adopt the cloud

Thursday, December 17, 2020

Whether you are just embarking on your cloud journey or you are looking to maximize business value out of your existing cloud investments, you may want to leverage industry best practices and and technical guidance we have compiled in Azure documentation, from working with many engineers, customers, and partners.

General Manager, Microsoft Azure

Azure Cost Management and Billing 2020 year in review

Tuesday, December 15, 2020

2020 wasn't the year we signed up for, but was chock full nonetheless. From optimized account and invoice management experiences to richer reporting within and outside the portal; new ways to facilitate chargeback and more flexible budget alerts to an overwhelming amount of new cost optimization opportunities. The year brought a lot and 2021 is looking exciting, with continued evolution across all fronts. Read on for a sneak peek at what's coming.

Program Manager, Azure Cost Management

Defining roles and responsibilities for cloud cost optimization

Monday, December 14, 2020

Today’s challenging economic climate has driven many IT organizations to launch cost optimization initiatives. If you’re participating in one such initiative, you’ve discovered that cloud cost management is a journey, with many factors to consider and steps to take to improve cloud spending behaviors.

General Manager, Microsoft Azure

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