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An update on the integration of Avere Systems into the Azure family

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

It has been three months since we closed on the acquisition of Avere Systems. Since that time, we’ve been hard at work integrating the Avere and Microsoft families, growing our presence in Pittsburgh and meeting with customers and partners at The National Association of Broadcasters Show.

General Manager, Azure Storage & Azure Stack

OS Disk Swap for Managed Virtual Machines now available

Thursday, April 26, 2018

Today, we are excited to announce the availability of the OS Disk Swap capability for VMs using Managed Disks. Until now, this capability was only available for Unmanaged Disks. With this capability, it becomes very easy to restore a previous backup of the OS Disk or swap out the OS Disk for VM troubleshooting without having to delete the VM.

Senior Program Manager, Azure Compute

Storage scenarios for Cray in Azure

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

When you get a dedicated Cray supercomputer on your Azure virtual network, you also get attached Cray® ClusterStor™ storage. This is a great solution for the high-performance storage you need while running jobs on the supercomputer.

Product Marketing Manager, Microsoft Azure