Posts by: Microsoft Azure

U.S. Air Force awards $30M+ Enterprise IT-as-a-Service contract to Microsoft

Thursday, October 4, 2018

The U.S. Air Force has awarded a transformational $30+M agreement to Microsoft to provide secure network access to DoD data and applications as well as enable access for mobile and remotely located users. Microsoft has a longstanding 30-year partnership with the DoD and this other transaction agreement (OTA) with the U.S. Air Force enables experimentation towards transformation to network-as-a-service for IT operations, including support to the department’s mission-critical workloads.

Announcing Azure Stack for Azure Government customers to enable IT modernization and tactical edge scenarios

Monday, August 13, 2018

Today, we’re announcing that Microsoft Azure Stack is now available to order for Azure Government customers. It was just a few months ago we shared our plans to integrate Azure Stack with our government-only cloud offering so agencies can benefit from a truly consistent hybrid cloud approach across identity, subscription, registration, billing, backup and disaster recovery solutions, and the Azure Marketplace.

Nasuni supports Azure Government for more scalable file storage and improved cross-office collaboration

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

This article outlines best practices for government agencies faced with the challenges of storing, sharing, and protecting rapidly growing file data, and explains how the Nasuni global file system with Azure Government storage works for agencies needing to consolidate outdated NAS and file server infrastructure and collaborate across agency boundaries.