YOU ARE AT:TagsAzure

BROWSING: azure

Microsoft aims at public sector with Cloud for Sovereignty

The new service promises to help governments and public sector organizations keep data safe, secure, and local. Microsoft on Wednesday announced Microsoft Cloud for Sovereignty, a new solution aimed at governments and public sector customers looking to accelerate digital transformation efforts. The new service was...

Microsoft Purview rebrand aligns cloud data governance and compliance

Microsoft Purview combines cloud-based corporate data governance service for Azure with Microsoft Office 365 Compliance.

Microsoft introduces new Azure for Operators services

Azure Operator Distributed Services is "the next-generation hybrid cloud platform for operators," according to Microsoft.

Microsoft Defender for Cloud adds Google Cloud support

Microsoft Defender for Cloud has added Google Cloud to its Cloud Security Posture Management support, after adding AWS in 2021.

Kubernetes “crossed the chasm” in 2021 – survey

A new report says Kubernetes is becoming invisible as it "moves up the stack" with more mature APIs and hyperscaler-managed services.

Microsoft highlights Cloud results in Q2 earnings

Microsoft spotlighted Cloud results in its Q2 earnings report. Revenue grew 32% to $22.1 billion, despite slowing Azure growth.

Microsoft ‘improving the cloud for telcos’ after AT&T Network Cloud acquisition

Azure for Operators is a carrier-grade hybrid cloud solution, says Microsoft Microsoft said it’s “improving the cloud for telcos” almost seven months after it announced it had acquired AT&T’s Network Cloud. Shawn Hakl, VP of 5G strategy, Azure for operators, broke out the company’s news in a...

The public cloud for telecom: Livin’ on a prayer or soon-to-be runaway success?

TelcoDR Founder and CEO on the vision for bringing public cloud to telecom BARCELONA--Cloud City in Hall 2 is by a wide margin the focal point of Mobile World Congress 2021. The lavish booth, conceived and built in a 101-day sprint, is the vision of...

Understanding the Microsoft 5G, edge computing strategy

Microsoft confirmed acquisition of Affirmed Networks in March Microsoft made big telco moves ahead of its earnings call last week with the acquisition of Affirmed Networks and announcement of Azure edge products for both carriers and enterprises. And, on the April 29 call with analysts,...

Kagan: Wireless cloud getting better, strong, safer year after year

When the cloud first popped up on our radar several years ago, there was plenty to get excited about. However, in those early days there was also plenty to be concerned about. We didn’t know what to be on the lookout for. There were...

Demand for security drives Palo Alto second quarter revenue growth

Palo Alto Networks announces second quarter earnings Palo Alto Networks released financial results for its fiscal second quarter 2018. The fiscal second quarter 2018 grew 28% year-over-year to $542.4 million, compared with total revenue of $422.6 million for the fiscal second quarter 2017. Palo Alto attributed its...

Juniper expands portfolio to ease multi-cloud adoption

Juniper premieres new product portfolio Juniper is expanding its portfolio of services with a host of products, which the company said will bring businesses closer to a secure and automated multi-cloud environment. Enterprises are increasingly transferring on-premise workloads to the cloud. According to RightScale’s sixth annual...

Microsoft absorbs Avere Systems as part of hybrid cloud strategy

Microsoft acquires Avere Systems Microsoft recently announced it has agreed to purchase data storage startup Avere Systems for an undisclosed amount. The move could help Microsoft’s Azure bolster revenue by targeting customers who want to take advantage of the cloud but are not ready to...

Microsoft Azure provides Heineken computing power for global promotions

Heineken launched a global marketing campaign, partnering with the Bond franchise and using Microsoft Azure for "technically demanding" promotions, including one for the UEFA Champions League that required low latency and support for over one million users, according to a case study provided by...

Microsoft: Carriers need to embrace digital transformation

Microsoft said digital strategies are key for the survival of telecom operators BERLIN – Telecom operators should think in a different way in order to launch digital transformation strategies, Bob de Haven, GM of worldwide communications and media at Microsoft, said during the Amdocs Experience 2017...

Teradata analytics database easily deployed on leading clouds

Teradata analytics easily transferable to leading clouds Teradata today announced Teradata Everywhere at its PARTNERS 2016 conference in Atlanta. Teradata Everywhere brings the massively parallel processing analytics database to multiple public clouds, managed cloud and on-premises environments including Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, Teradata Managed...

Microsoft adds cloud regions in the U.K. to bolster enterprise services

Major cloud customers include the U.K.'s Ministry of Defense and Aston Martin Microsoft has expanded its cloud offerings with the addition of Azure and Office 365 to data center locations in the United Kingdom. The rollout comes with major wins with major players including the...

Top 10 industrial IoT cloud providers

In our article, Cloud computing 101: Advantages and disadvantages, we defined cloud computing and discussed some of the benefits and challenges that come with transitioning from local servers to the cloud. We also took a look at the top 5 industrial IoT companies, excluding...

Microsoft cloud revenues double as Azure sees more adoption

In reporting financials from its second fiscal quarter, Microsoft got a big boost from its cloud computing business as its Azure platform and service revenue grew 140% year-over-year. “Businesses everywhere are using the Microsoft Cloud as their digital platform to drive their ambitious transformation agendas,”...

AT&T and Microsoft Azure launch IoT starter kit for developers

IoT developers are now able to create solutions using the collaboration of services between AT&T's "internet of things" platform and Microsoft's Azure cloud, analytics and visualization tools. The collaboration is said to link AT&T’s M2X data storage tool and Flow Designer application management solution...

Coders: Episode 10 – Microsoft Build and the promise of cross-platform development

In this episode of Coders, I look at some of the things Microsoft touted at this year's Build conference. The company continues to push itself as the "ultimate" platform, and now wants to provide a system of tools for all developers to use. To this...

Editorial Reports

White Papers

Webinars

Featured Content