Brien walks through the steps necessary for authenticating users on-premises and in the cloud with Microsoft's Windows Azure Active Directory.
Microsoft has released a preview of its Windows Azure Rights Management Service.
Microsoft has increased the storage capacities for two of its cloud-based storage services.
Microsoft became the first cloud service provider to clear a new security compliance audit.
Microsoft has rolled out a limited public preview of a Windows Azure-based disaster recovery solution for private clouds.
Microsoft announced five Windows Azure improvements yesterday, including SQL Server AlwaysOn support.
Microsoft is planning to implement a new Enterprise Agreement license option for organizations heavily focused on its cloud, server and management technologies.
Office 365 service availability statistics will get published broadly now, Microsoft announced on Thursday.
Microsoft announced a new "switch wizard" late last week for Office 365 subscribers.
A cloud advocate survey found that 56 percent of respondents would not use U.S.-based cloud services.
Microsoft rolled out an enhanced Windows Azure today, and separately offered a "preview" test release of its Windows Azure SQL Database Premium service offering.
Microsoft is now allowing service providers to use Remote Desktop Services (RDS) on Windows Azure as part of their service offerings.
Microsoft announced this week that it has improved Windows Azure Active Directory to better support single sign-on (SSO) capabilities for Web-based applications.
Microsoft offered some technology previews at its Worldwide Partner Conference in Houston today.
- By Scott Bekker
Microsoft MVP Brien Posey outlines what it takes to extend your datacenter in Microsoft's cloud.
Mary Jo Foley gives her take on Microsoft's continual cloud push -- a push that has not always had a clear direction.
- By Mary Jo Foley
The Microsoft offering bridges single sign-on technology from the datacenter to the cloud.
- By Jeffrey Schwartz
Today's lengthy day-two Build 2013 Conference keynote in San Francisco focused broadly on Windows Azure and was aimed right at developers.
- By Michael Desmond
Microsoft made several announcements concerning the Azure cloud platform during today's keynote at the company's annual Build developer conference.
- By John K. Waters
Longtime rivals Microsoft and Oracle today outlined a potentially far-reaching partnership to support all of Oracle's key software offerings.
- By Jeffrey Schwartz