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Safeguarding your cloud resources with Azure security services

February 14, 2017

While cloud security continues to be a top concern, we recently shared insights from a survey that show overall concern has dropped significantly since 2015. We’re now at a stage where half of organizations contend the cloud is more secure than their on-premises infrastructure.

Corporate Vice President
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New in Azure Stream Analytics: Geospatial functions, Custom code and lots more!

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Today, we are pleased to announce the roll-out of several compelling capabilities in Azure Stream Analytics. These include native support for geospatial functions, custom code with JavaScript, low latency dashboarding with Power BI and preview of Visual Studio integration and Job diagnostic logs. Additionally, effective today there will be no more ingress data throttling.

Sr. Program Manager

Modern Data Warehousing with Continuous Integration

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Going a step beyond the traditional ways of developing a data warehouse by adopting CI practices which are more prevalent for API (.NET) based applications. It’s been long pending for data warehouse…

Senior Software Engineer, Microsoft IT

Azure SQL Database Standard Geo-Replication

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

In this post, we will continue the conversation about the business continuity scenarios and discuss the newly released Standard Geo-Replication feature of Azure SQL Database. Before diving into the details, it would be useful to summarize the full range of the business continuity features now available in preview and discuss what you should use and why.

Group Program Manager, Azure SQL Database

Azure Site Recovery: Our Commitment to Keeping Your Data Secure

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

Last year, Brad Smith, General Counsel & Executive VP of Legal & Corporate Affairs of Microsoft expressed the importance of privacy when it comes to customer data. The Azure Site Recovery service was designed from the ground up as a hybrid IT service composed of both cloud & on-premises components to align with Microsoft’s privacy commitments.

Senior Program Manager, Cloud + Enterprise