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Eric Lockard

Eric Lockard

Corporate Vice President, Azure Dedicated

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Published • 4 min read

Microsoft Azure delivers game-changing performance for generative AI Inference 

Microsoft Azure has delivered industry-leading results for AI inference workloads amongst cloud service providers in the most recent MLPerf Inference results published publicly by MLcommons. The Azure results were achieved using the new NC H100 v5 Virtual Machines (VMs) and reinforced the commitment from Azure to designing AI infrastructure that is optimized for training and inferencing in the cloud.

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Published • 6 min read

New Azure VMware Solution updates and global expansion drives customer success 

Azure VMware Solution is an easy way to extend and migrate existing VMware environments to run them natively on Azure. Azure VMware Solution offers symmetry with on-premises environments, ensuring datacenter migrations can be accelerated, and the benefits of the cloud can be realized sooner. Today, we are adding two new regions for Azure VMware Solution: Brazil South and East US 2. With this, Azure VMware Solution is now available in 17 Azure regions globally.

Published • 7 min read

The new Azure VMware Solution is now generally available 

Last week, during Microsoft Ignite we announced the general availability of the new Azure VMware Solution. Designed, built, and supported by Microsoft, Cloud Verified by VMware, running VMware Cloud Foundation technologies, Azure VMware Solution enables customers to extend or migrate VMware workloads to the cloud seamlessly.