Storage, Backup & Recovery

Announcing larger, higher scale storage accounts

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

One of the fastest areas of growth in cloud computing is around data storage. We are excited to announce improvements in the capacity and scalability of standard Azure storage accounts, which greatly improves your experience building cloud-scale applications using Azure Storage.

Principal Program Manager, Azure Storage

Announcing the public preview of Azure Archive Blob Storage and Blob-Level Tiering

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Today we’re announcing the public preview of Archive Blob Storage designed to help organizations reduce their storage costs even further by storing rarely accessed data in our lowest-priced tier yet. Furthermore, we’re excited to introduce the public preview of Blob-Level Tiering enabling you to optimize storage costs by easily managing the lifecycle of your data across these tiers at the object level.

Sr. Program Manager

Artificial Intelligence tunes Azure SQL Databases

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

To stay competitive, today’s businesses need to make sure that they focus on their core competencies that directly deliver customer value while relying on their cloud provider to offer an affordable, reliable, and easy to use computing infrastructure that scales with their needs. In this blog, I want to share a few examples of how Azure SQL Database customers have benefited from the Automatic tuning feature.

Program Manager

Azure Cyber Analytics Program for Power and Utilities Customers

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

The utilities industry is under continuous and persistent threat. The Ukraine attack was a wake-up call for many utilities who would not have considered something as improbable as a serial-to-Ethernet gateway vulnerability to be one of the key factors in allowing hackers to turn-off power to more than 230,000 Ukrainian residents.

Azure Principal Program Manager, Energy