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The Marco Polo Network uses Azure and Corda blockchain to modernize trade finance

Monday, September 23, 2019

The Marco Polo Network is now generally available on Azure to help both trade banks and corporations take advantage the R3 Corda distributed ledger to better facilitate global trade in this ever-changing world. Regardless of what headlines will lead you to believe, international trade is the lifeblood of the modern global economy.

Principal Program Manager, Azure Global Multiparty Engineering

HDInsight support in Azure CLI now out of preview

Tuesday, September 17, 2019

We are pleased to share that support for HDInsight in Azure CLI is now generally available. The addition of the `az hdinsight` command group allows you to easily manage your HDInsight clusters using simple commands while taking advantage of all that Azure CLI has to offer, such as cross-platform support and tab completion.

Program Manager, Azure HDInsight

Announcing Azure Private Link

Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Through the rapidly growing adoption of Azure, customers need to access the data and services privately and securely from their networks grow exponentially. To help with this, we’re announcing the preview of Azure Private Link.

Corporate Vice President, Azure Networking

Five best practices for unlocking IoT value

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Accenture and Avanade won the 2019 Microsoft Internet of Things Partner of the Year award this past spring. At the Microsoft Inspire partner conference in July, Brendan Mislin, Managing Director, Industry X.0 IoT Lead at Accenture, shared some insights and best practices that have helped this award-winning partner unlock the value of Azure IoT for our mutual customers.

IoT Business Acceleration Leader, Microsoft Azure

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