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Microsoft announces next Azure OpenDev: October 25, 2017

October 3, 2017

I’m so excited to announce that the next episode of Azure OpenDev, our live technical series featuring open source community leaders, will be streaming live on October 25 at 9:00 AM (Pacific Time). This time we’re featuring DevOps, which increases business agility by delivering business value to customers faster.

Principal Developer Advocate
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How Azure Security Center unveils suspicious PowerShell attack

Thursday, October 12, 2017

In honor of National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM), we have a new post in our series highlighting real-world attacks that Azure Security Center helped detect, investigate and mitigate. This post is about an attack which used PowerShell to run malicious code and collect user credentials.

Cloud Security Investigations & Intelligence - Microsoft Azure Security

Announcing Azure Files share snapshots public preview

Monday, October 9, 2017

Azure Files, the fully managed cloud file share service in Azure, extends the ability of organizations to share files across Azure VMs and on-premises clients. With support for industry standard SMB…

Program Manager, Azure Storage

Azure Data Lake Tools for Visual Studio Code (VSCode) October Updates

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

We are happy to share a few key updates for VSCode Azure Data Lake Tools, a cross-platform code editor to allow you easily author and submit USQL file to Azure Data Lake Analytics (ADLA). We have refined the architecture of Azure Data Lake Tools for more reliable integration with Azure Data Lake Storage (ADLS), allowing you to easily preview files, list storage path, download and upload files with great performance.

Principal Program Manager, Big Data Team

Cloud Service Map for AWS and Azure Available Now

Monday, October 16, 2017

Today, we are pleased to introduce a new cloud service map to help you quickly compare the cloud capabilities of Azure and AWS services in all categories. Whether you are planning a multi-cloud solution with Azure and AWS, or simply migrating to Azure, you will be able to use this service map to quickly orient yourself with the services required for a successful migration.

Technical Product Manager