Azure

Microsoft, AWS Shortlisted For Pentagon Cloud Contract

Two leading cloud providers shortlisted for Pentagon cloud computing contract after Google withdraws

3 years ago

Microsoft Disappoints As Azure Growth Slows

Stocks take a hit as Azure cloud growth slows, but Redmond still grows and remains profitable

3 years ago

Microsoft Set To Win Secret Clearance Ahead Of Pentagon Cloud Bid

Microsoft is battling Amazon's AWS for the multi-billion-pound deal, after Google pulled out due to ethical concerns

3 years ago

Microsoft, Walmart Join Forces Against Amazon

Walmart is to use Microsoft's cloud services as it looks for ways to fend off pressure from Amazon

4 years ago

Microsoft To Open Two Data Centres In Norway

Nordic expansion for Azure as Microsoft reveals plans for two new facilities in Norway

4 years ago

Symantec Adds Extra Security Layer For Azure, Office 365 Users

Security vendor teams up with Microsoft to provide an extra layer of protection for Redmond cloud customers

4 years ago

Microsoft Targets Heavy Workloads With M-Series VM For Azure

Redmond touts the UK's 'most powerful cloud services' with launch of M-Series virtual machines (VMs)

4 years ago

Microsoft Cloud Growth Takes Sting Out Of Tax Charge

Redmond pleases Wall Street thanks to strong showing of cloud, but takes $13.8bn charge for US tax changes

4 years ago

Microsoft Expands Azure Event Grid As It Hits General Availability

Azure Event Grid service allows for the easy creation of serverless workflows

4 years ago

Microsoft Azure Bot Service Opens To Developers

Its good to talk. Redmond to deliver conversational AI to more developers as its Azure Bot Service is opened up

4 years ago

Location Of Things: Microsoft Boosts Azure With Geographical Data

Microsoft Azure Location Based Services gives developers real time data to build better smart city, IoT and logistics applications

4 years ago

VMware Will Not Support Virtualisation On Azure

Oh no you don't. VMware says it will not support any of its virtualisation tech running on Microsoft Azure

4 years ago

Microsoft Azure Opens Up To VMware Workloads

Azure opens itself up to VMware workloads, matching rival AWS

4 years ago

Microsoft Touts Azure Databricks And IoT & AI Developer Tools

Additions to Azure include a new cloud analytics platform based on Apache Spark, called Azure Databricks

4 years ago

Microsoft Azure Project Olympus Completed As It Looks To Platform Security

Redmond's hyperscale cloud hardware design completed, as it now seeks security standard with Project Cerberus

4 years ago

Microsoft To Offer Cray Supercomputers On Azure Cloud Platform

Microsoft and Cray are to link supercomputers directly into Azure data centres, providing high-end scalability for AI workloads

4 years ago

Tech Quiz: Microsoft In 2017

We've been speaking to Microsoft about enterprise mobility, devices, sports and the future this month. So test your knowledge here!

4 years ago

New Cloud Services Map Makes Microsoft AWS-Azure Comparisons Easier

Microsoft makes it easier for enterprises to compare AWS and Azure for their multi-cloud deployment and migration projects

4 years ago

Microsoft Updates Azure AI-Assisted Cloud Services For Streaming Media

The company is using artificial intelligence technologies to help streaming media customers derive more value out of their video content

4 years ago

Outlook.com Users Hit By Day-Long Outage Across UK, Europe

An issue with load-balancing software caused messages to pile up, with some still undelivered on Tuesday morning

4 years ago

Microsoft Azure Diary: Azure Confidential Computing Encrypts Data In Use

AZURE NEWS: Microsoft's new security features are a 'first' for the public cloud

4 years ago

Microsoft And Adobe Enhance Cloud Partnership With E-Signatures

Adobe and Microsoft have expanded their strategic partnership to drive e-signatures and collaboration among teams in the cloud.

4 years ago

Microsoft Takes On AI Challenge With Project Brainwave

Redmond's deep learning acceleration board is said to deliver real-time artificial intelligence

4 years ago

Microsoft & Red Hat Broaden Hybrid Container Support

A new deal sees the two companies making it easier to deploy Red Hat and Microsoft technologies in hybrid application…

4 years ago

Microsoft Touts Serverless Computing With Azure Event Grid

Look Mum, no server. Azure Event Grid service allows for the easy creation of serverless workflows

4 years ago

Microsoft Boosts Azure HPC With Cycle Computing Acquisition

Microsoft hopes Cycle Computing deal will make it easier for any company to take advantage of cloud-based HPC on Azure

4 years ago

Microsoft Azure Targets Australian Government With Two New Regions Down Under

Two new Azure regions will open in in Australia in 2018, promising the highest level of security for government data

4 years ago

Microsoft Coco Framework Promises Speedy Blockchain Service

Open source framework to help firms handling thousands of transactions per second in a secure manner

4 years ago

Microsoft Cloud Drives Profit As Legacy Declines

Amid worldwide job cuts, Redmond reveals impressive financials as cloud grows and legacy business declines

5 years ago

Government Apprenticeship Scheme Launches On Microsoft Azure

Microsoft touts Azure-based government service to help businesses find their 'perfect apprentice'

5 years ago