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Advancing safe deployment practices

February 5, 2020

When running IT systems on-premises, you might try to ensure perfect availability by having gold-plated hardware, locking up the server room and throwing away the key. Software wise, IT would traditionally prevent as much change as possible – avoiding applying updates to the OS and/or applications because they’re too critical, and pushing back on change requests from users.

Chief Technology Officer, Microsoft Azure
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Microsoft Connected Vehicle Platform: trends and investment areas

Tuesday, February 11, 2020

At Microsoft, we’ve expanded our partnerships, including Volkswagen, LG Electronics, Faurecia, TomTom, and more, and taken the wraps off new thinking such as at CES, where we recently demonstrated our approach to in-vehicle compute and software architecture.

General Manager, Azure Mobility, Microsoft Connected Vehicle Platform and Azure Maps

Microsoft Connected Vehicle Platform: trends and investment areas

Tuesday, February 11, 2020

At Microsoft, we’ve expanded our partnerships, including Volkswagen, LG Electronics, Faurecia, TomTom, and more, and taken the wraps off new thinking such as at CES, where we recently demonstrated our approach to in-vehicle compute and software architecture.

General Manager, Azure Mobility, Microsoft Connected Vehicle Platform and Azure Maps

Advancing safe deployment practices

Wednesday, February 5, 2020

When running IT systems on-premises, you might try to ensure perfect availability by having gold-plated hardware, locking up the server room and throwing away the key. Software wise, IT would traditionally prevent as much change as possible – avoiding applying updates to the OS and/or applications because they’re too critical, and pushing back on change requests from users.

Chief Technology Officer, Microsoft Azure

Backup Explorer now available in preview

Wednesday, February 5, 2020

Today, we are pleased to share the preview of Backup Explorer. Backup Explorer is a built-in Azure Monitor Workbook enabling you to have a single pane of glass for performing real-time monitoring across your entire backup estate on Azure. It comes completely out-of-the-box, with no additional costs, via native integration with Azure Resource Graph and Azure Workbooks.

Program Manager

10 recommendations for cloud privacy and security with Ponemon research

Wednesday, January 29, 2020

Today we’re pleased to introduce the release of Data Protection and Privacy Compliance in the Cloud: Privacy Concerns Are Not Slowing the Adoption of Cloud Services, but Challenges Remain, original research sponsored by Microsoft and independently conducted by the Ponemon Institute.

Senior Compliance Manager, Azure Trust and Compliance

Assess your servers with a CSV import into Azure Migrate

Tuesday, January 28, 2020

At Microsoft Ignite, we announced the new Azure Migrate assessment capabilities that further simplify migration planning: support for assessment of physical servers, import-based assessments, application discovery and agentless application dependency analysis. In this post, I will talk about how to assess servers by importing servers into server assessment through a CSV upload.

Program Manager, Azure Migrate

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