Azure efficiencies depend on initial sizing predictions, proper maintenance and architecture to avoid drinking more than you can handle.
- By Elliot Luber
Docker this week released a public beta of Docker for Azure.
Microsoft this week described some coming improvements to the Azure management portal.
Microsoft announced a preview today of a new Azure Active Directory Pass-Through Authentication capability, as well as a preview of a "seamless" single sign-on feature.
Microsoft today announced that the Azure Active Directory PowerShell 2.0 module has reached the "general availability" milestone.
Microsoft this week released Azure Data Lake as a generally available, production-ready service.
Microsoft put the spotlight on Linux during its Connect() event for developers this week, including an announcement today that it had joined the Linux Foundation.
Microsoft announced a few Azure milestones today and showcased developer options to tap into its new compute capabilities.
Microsoft has published updated lifecycle support information for Windows Azure Pack.
Microsoft has added auditing features to its Azure Active Directory admin portal for administrators, which is still at the preview stage from its initial preview launch in September.
Microsoft today released the source code for its Azure Container Service Engine as open source code, and also added support for Kubernetes 1.4 and DC/OS 1.8.4.
Now that Windows Server 2016 is available, Microsoft says IT pros and developers can build and extend containerized workloads and applications to its network- and compute-enhanced Azure public cloud -- and vice versa.
- By Jeffrey Schwartz
Office and SharePoint Live presenters Dan Usher and Scott Hoag discuss how you can simplify your life with automation.
Microsoft released BizTalk Server 2016 today, its newest enterprise integration server, succeeding BizTalk Server 2013 R2.
Deploy, manage or delete applications without having to deal with the individual components that make up the application.
Microsoft this week announced a new Sync Error Reports preview capability for users of its Azure Active Directory Connect Health service.
Google announced today that it's now offering Windows Server 2016 instances as part of its datacenter service offerings.
The software development company is also looking to expand to other clouds in the near future.
- By John K. Waters
Amazon Web Services (AWS) and VMware announced a partnership to deliver a vSphere-based cloud service, which will run in Amazon's cloud.
- By John K. Waters
Microsoft this week announced that its Azure Active Directory Domain Services is commercially available.