Monthly Archives: December 2017

cloud-init for RHEL 7.4 and CentOS 7.4 preview

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

cloud-init is an increasingly popular way to configure Linux VMs. Today we are pleased to announce a preview of provisioning RHEL 7.4 and CentOS 7.4 using cloud-init. This will allow you to migrate...

Program Manager, Azure Compute

#AzureSQLDW cost savings with Autoscaler – part 2

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Azure SQL Data Warehouse is Microsoft’s SQL analytics platform, the backbone of your Enterprise Data Warehouse. This post discusses Autoscaler, a set of Azure Functions that have been provided by the Microsoft Education Data Services team to optimize costs with scaling and SQL Data Warehouse Optimized for Elasticity.

Program Manager, Azure SQL Data Warehouse

Control how your files are cached on Azure CDN using caching rules

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Content Delivery Networks (CDN) help bring your content closer to your users all over the world. One key way the CDN improves latency is by intelligently caching files on CDN edge servers located in various geographic regions. This new feature allows customers using Azure CDN standard from Verizon or Akamai to create rules to direct the CDN servers to override their default caching behavior.

Program Manager, Azure Media Services