Virtual Machines

Announcing the preview of Microsoft Azure Bastion

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

For many customers around the world, securely connecting from the outside to workloads and virtual machines on private networks can be challenging. Exposing virtual machines to the public Internet to enable connectivity through Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) and Secure Shell (SSH), increases the perimeter, rendering your critical networks and attached virtual machines more open and harder to manage.

Corporate Vice President, Azure Networking

Azure Stack IaaS – part ten

Monday, June 17, 2019

One of the best things about running your VMs in Azure or Azure Stack is you can begin to modernize around your virtual machines (VMs) by taking advantage of the services provided by the cloud.

Principal PM Manager, Azure Stack

Customize your automatic update settings for Azure Virtual Machine disaster recovery

Monday, June 3, 2019

When we released the capability of automatic update of agents used in disaster recovery of Azure VMs, the most frequent feedback we received was related to access control. The request from customers was to allow them to provide a previously created automation account – approved and created by a person who is entrusted with the right access in the subscription.

Program Manager II, R&D Compute

HB-series Azure Virtual Machines achieve cloud supercomputing milestone

Sunday, May 26, 2019

New HPC-targeted cloud virtual machines are first to scale to 10,000 cores. Azure Virtual Machine HB-series are the first on the public cloud to scale a MPI-based high performance computing (HPC) job to 10,000 cores. This level of scaling has long been considered the realm of only the world’s most powerful and exclusive supercomputers, but now is available to anyone using Azure.

Principal Program Manager, Azure HPC