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    Announcing the general availability of Azure Ultra Disk Storage

    August 15, 2019

    Today, we are announcing the general availability (GA) of Microsoft Azure Ultra Disk Storage—a new Managed Disks offering that delivers unprecedented and extremely scalable performance with sub-millisecond latency for the most demanding Azure Virtual Machines and container workloads.

    Corporate Vice President, Azure Storage, Media, and Edge
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    Improving Azure Virtual Machines resiliency with Project Tardigrade

    Wednesday, August 14, 2019

    Codenamed Project Tardigrade, this effort draws its inspiration from the eight-legged microscopic creature, the tardigrade also known as the water bear. Virtually impossible to kill, tardigrades can be exposed to extreme conditions, but somehow still manage to wiggle their way to survival.

    Chief Technology Officer, Microsoft Azure

    Announcing the preview of GitHub Actions for Azure

    Tuesday, August 13, 2019

    On Thursday, August 8, 2019, GitHub announced the preview of GitHub Actions with support for Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery (CI/CD). Actions makes it possible to create simple, yet powerful pipelines and automate software compilation and delivery. Today, we are announcing the preview of GitHub Actions for Azure.

    Principal Program Manager, Azure DevOps

    IRAP protected compliance from infra to SAP application layer on Azure

    Thursday, August 22, 2019

    Australian government organizations are looking for cloud managed services providers capable to provide deployment of a platform as a service (PaaS) environment suitable for the processing, storage, and transmission of AU-PROTECTED government data that is compliant with the objectives of the Australian Government Information Security Manual (ISM) produced by the Australian Signals Directorate (ASD).

    Senior Cloud Solution Architect

    Reducing SAP implementations from months to minutes with Azure Logic Apps

    Tuesday, August 20, 2019

    It's always been a tricky business to handle mission-critical processes. Much of the technical debt that companies assume comes from having to architect systems that have multiple layers of redundancy, to mitigate the chance of outages that may severely impact customers. The process of both architecting and subsequently maintaining these systems has resulted in huge losses in productivity and agility throughout many enterprises across all industries.

    Product Marketing Manager, Microsoft Azure

    Azure Sphere’s customized Linux-based OS

    Tuesday, August 20, 2019

    Security and resource constraints are often at odds with each other. While some security measures involve making code smaller by removing attack surfaces, others require adding new features, which consume precious flash and RAM. How did Microsoft manage to create a secure Linux based OS that runs on the Azure Sphere MCU?

    Partner Director of Engineering, Azure Sphere

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