Thursday, September 21, 2017
We had announced the availability of Linux on-premises and cross-region mounting of Azure Files for the first OS distribution - Ubuntu 17.04, in April. Today, we are happy to share that more Linux distributions now include this functionality, which will allow on-premises and cross-region mounting of Azure Files.
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.
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.
Thursday, August 17, 2017
This combined offering of Imanis Data on Azure HDInsight and deep integration with Azure Blob Storage and Data Lake Store enables customers to migrate to cloud faster, protect critical data assets from application or human error.
Monday, August 14, 2017
This article will explain the basics of Backup and Disaster Recovery considerations for IaaS VMs and Disks in Azure.
Thursday, July 27, 2017
If you are in the process of building or revising your business continuity plans, it’s worth taking a look at Azure Site Recovery (ASR). ASR is a disaster recovery service that allows you to failover on-premises applications running on Linux and Windows and using VMware and Hyper-V to Azure in the event of an outage.
Thursday, July 20, 2017
Today, we are excited to announce that Instant recovery of files and folders from Azure VM backups by Azure Backup is now generally available (GA).
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.
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.
Tuesday, July 11, 2017
We are announcing Azure Site Recovery between Azure region’s support for Windows Server 2016 and Storage Spaces.