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Introducing the #Azure #CosmosDB Change Feed Processor Library

Thursday, August 3, 2017

To help you build powerful applications on top of Cosmos DB, we built change feed support, which provides a sorted list of documents within a collection in the order in which they were modified. Now, to address scalability while preserving simplicity of use, we introduce the Cosmos DB Change Feed Processor Library. In this blog, we look at when and how you should use Change Feed Processor Library.

Program Manager, CosmosDB

Online training for Azure Data Lake

Thursday, August 3, 2017

We are pleased to announce the availability of new, free online training for Azure Data Lake. We’ve designed this training to get developers ramped up fast. It covers all the topics a developer needs…

Principal Group Program Manager

How Azure Security Center aids in detecting good applications being used maliciously

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

We’ve written in the past about how Azure Security Center helps detect malicious activity on compromised VMs, including a post detailing a Bitcoin mining attack and one on an outbound DDoS attack. In many cases, attackers use a set of malicious tools to carry out these and other actions on a compromised machine.

Cloud Security Investigations & Intelligence - Microsoft Azure Security

Managing your resources with Azure Cloud Shell

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Back in May this year we announced the public preview of Azure Cloud Shell. If you haven’t tried it out yet, Azure Cloud Shell gives you a new way to manage your resources in the Cloud. It’s a browser-based shell experience, which means it’s accessible from virtually anywhere. It authenticates with your Azure account so you can remotely access your Azure resources and even attaches to your Azure File Storage so you can always have your stored scripts at your fingertips, no matter which machine you use. This allows you to manage on-the-go from any browser or even the Azure Mobile App.

Director of Compute, Azure

Why your team needs an Azure Stack Operator

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Azure Stack is an extension of Azure, bringing the agility and fast-paced innovation of cloud computing to on-premises environments. With the introduction of Azure Stack, we’re adding a new Azure job role – Azure Stack Operator.

Principal Program Manager

Replicated tables now in preview for Azure SQL Data Warehouse

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

SQL Data Warehouse is a fully managed, petabyte-scale cloud service for data warehousing. SQL Data Warehouse is highly elastic, enabling you to provision in minutes and scale capacity in seconds. With the public preview release of Replicated tables, the ability to reason over large amounts of data on SQL Data Warehouse at lightning fast speeds, just got faster. Replicated tables is a feature designed to speed up queries by reducing data movement.

Senior Program Manager

Microsoft Azure expands with two new regions for Australia

Monday, August 14, 2017

I am delighted that Microsoft Azure will be expanding into two new regions in Australia. This increases the number of Azure regions announced across the globe to 42, which is more than any other major cloud provider. Microsoft will become the first major cloud provider to offer regions specifically focused on the needs of the government and their partners in Australia.

Head of Global Infrastructure, Microsoft Azure

Azure Data Factory July new features update

Thursday, August 10, 2017

Azure Data Factory added more new features in July, including Preview for Data Management Gateway high availability and scalability, fault tolerance feature of skipping or logging incompatible rows during copy, and authentication support of using Service Principal to access Azure Data Lake Analytics.

Program Manager