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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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Cray Supercomputers are coming to Azure

Monday, October 23, 2017

I’m thrilled to share our new partnership with Cray that will provide our customer unprecedented access to supercomputing capabilities in Azure to solve their toughest challenges in climate modeling, precision medicine, energy, manufacturing, and other scientific research.

Corporate Vice President, Microsoft Azure Team

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

Azure Service Bus and Azure Event Hubs Geo-disaster recovery preview released

Thursday, October 19, 2017

The two long standing, well known and appreciated Azure Core Services (Azure Service Bus and Azure Event Hubs) just released a preview of an upcoming generally available Geo-disaster recovery feature. With the help of this feature, no client needs to manage Geo-disaster recovery scenarios anymore via code, but can instead rely on the services doing the metadata synchronization between two independent namespaces. At this time, data replication is not yet supported and will be added at a later (post General Availability) point in time.

Program Manager

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