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Fast and Easy Containers: Azure Container Instances

July 26, 2017

Containers have fundamentally changed the way developers develop their applications, the way applications are deployed, and the way system administrators manage their environments. Containers offer a broadly accepted and open standard, enabling simple portability between platforms and between clouds. Today, I am extremely excited to announce a new Azure service that makes it even easier to deploy containers.

Director of Compute, Azure
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Nested Virtualization in Azure

Thursday, July 13, 2017

We announced nested virtualization support coming to Azure with Dv3 or Ev3 series at //build session last month. Today we are excited to announce that you can now enable nested virtualization using the Dv3 and Ev3 VM sizes.

Senior Program Manager

What’s brewing in Visual Studio Team Services: July 2017 Digest

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

This post series provides the latest updates and news for Visual Studio Team Services and is a great way for Azure users to keep up-to-date with new features being released every three weeks. Visual Studio Team Services offers the best DevOps tooling to create an efficient continuous integration and release pipeline to Azure.

Director of Engineering, VS Team Services

Businesses are driving increased sales and delivering improved customer experiences. And they’re doing it in record time with Azure App Service

Thursday, June 4, 2015

Microsoft recently introduced the Azure App Service to help companies develop intelligent and scalable web and mobile applications faster than ever before. Leading companies have taken notice and innovative app ideas are driving increased sales, faster time to market, and improved performance and reliability.

Sr. Product Marketing Manager, Cloud Platform

Jelastic on Azure

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

Today, Jelastic is available in Azure in two modes– Jelastic Hybrid cloud and a Virtual Private cloud in Azure along with deployment tutorials to get started. This blog provides an overview for getting started with Jelastic on Azure.

Senior Program Manager, Microsoft Azure

Project Oxford featured in China Cloud Computing Conference

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

Under the name of Project Oxford, Microsoft has made available a set of RESTful APIs that aim to make it possible for developers to build apps that feature face recognition, speech processing, and other machine learning algorithms. Zhen Liu, director from Microsoft Cloud and Enterprise in China, delivered a session on how you can use these APIs easily in the 7th occurence of the China Cloud …

Senior Program Manager, Cognitive Services