Monthly Archives: February 2017

Azure IoT Suite adds device management capability updates

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

While the most successful enterprise IoT solutions include a strategy for operators to handle ongoing management of device collection in a simple and reliable manner, it can be a hurdle for companies getting started with IoT. To help with that challenge, we recently introduced device management capabilities in Azure IoT Hub. Today, we’ve added these device management features to the Azure IoT Suite remote monitoring preconfigured solution.

Partner Director, Azure Internet of Things

Enterprise Ethereum Alliance

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

We are proud to announce our participation as a launch partner with the Enterprise Ethereum Alliance in addition to making the first reference implementations of Ethereum available in a public cloud. Ethereum was the first blockchain supported in Azure and it is evolving to address the needs of enterprises globally. Focusing on requirements like privacy, permissions and a pluggable architecture while retaining its public roots, Ethereum continues to widen the scope of what developers, businesses and consortiums can achieve.

Principal Program Manager, Azure Blockchain Engineering

Azure Command Line 2.0 now generally available

Monday, February 27, 2017

Today, we’re announcing the general availability of the vm, acs, storage and network commands in Azure CLI 2.0. These commands provide a rich interface for a large array of use cases, from disk and extension management to container cluster creation. See below for an example of the features included with the vm command.

Principal PM Manager

Azure Search now available in UK

Monday, February 27, 2017

We’re pleased to announce Azure Search is now available in the UK. Azure Search is a search-as-a-service that helps customers build sophisticated search experiences into web and mobile applications.…

Principal Program Manager, Global Ecosystem

Microsoft MPI v8.0 release

Monday, February 27, 2017

We are happy to announce the release of the newest version of Microsoft MPI (MS-MPI). MS-MPI v8 is the successor to the Microsoft MPI v7.1 redistributable package (released in June 2016).

Senior SDE, Microsoft Azure