Microsoft Azure Blog

Expanding AI tools and resources for developers and data scientists on Azure

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Artificial Intelligence (AI) has emerged as one of the most disruptive forces behind the digital transformation of business. Our mission is to bring AI to every developer and every organization on the planet, and help businesses augment human ingenuity in unique and differentiated ways.

Corporate Vice President, Artificial Intelligence & Research

Dear Cassandra Developers, welcome to Azure #CosmosDB!

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Today we're excited to launch native support for Apache Cassandra API in Azure Cosmos DB – offering you Cassandra as-a-service powered by Azure Cosmos DB. You can now experience the power of Azure Cosmos DB platform as a managed service with the familiarity of your favorite Cassandra SDKs and tools—without any app code changes.

GPM, Azure Cosmos DB + Open Source Software Analytics

Dear Cassandra Developers, welcome to Azure #CosmosDB!

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Today we're excited to launch native support for Apache Cassandra API in Azure Cosmos DB – offering you Cassandra as-a-service powered by Azure Cosmos DB. You can now experience the power of Azure Cosmos DB platform as a managed service with the familiarity of your favorite Cassandra SDKs and tools—without any app code changes.

GPM, Azure Cosmos DB + Open Source Software Analytics

Azure receives HPCwire awards

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Only a few years ago, most people thought it was impossible to complete mainstream, high-performance computing tasks in the cloud. Nowadays, we see complete workflows related to fields like fluid…

Partner PM Manager, Azure Specialized Compute

HPC containers with Azure Batch

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Today, we're excited to announce support for Singularity containers in the latest Batch Shipyard release. Singularity is a container solution amenable to both administrators and users of shared HPC and cluster computing environments, while still providing access to accelerators such as GPUs and specialized interconnects in container contexts...

Software Engineer

New NVIDIA GPUs coming to Azure accelerate HPC and AI workloads

Monday, November 13, 2017

Machine Learning, AI, and HPC are changing the way every industry thinks, including retail, manufacturing, healthcare, oil and gas, and financial services. These large computations are changing product design, end-customer experiences, enabling predictive support and leading to discoveries and innovations not previously possible. It really is an exciting time to be working in the cloud!

Director of Compute, Azure

#AzureSQLDW: Hub and Spoke series Integration with Azure Analysis Services

Monday, November 13, 2017

Azure SQL Data Warehouse is Microsoft’s SQL analytics platform, the backbone of your Enterprise Data Warehouse. The service is designed to allow customers to elastically (and independently) scale compute and storage with massively parallel processing. SQL DW integrates seamlessly with big data stores and acts as a hub to your data marts and cubes for an optimized and tailored performance of your EDW.

Senior Program Manager, Azure SQL Data Warehouse

Azure Virtual Datacenter

Monday, November 13, 2017

Azure Virtual Datacenter (VDC) is an approach to making the most of the Azure cloud platform's capabilities while respecting your existing security and networking policies. When deploying enterprise workloads to the cloud, IT organizations and business units must balance governance with developer agility.

Partner Architect, Azure Engineering, Customer Advisory Team (CAT)