Thoughts on my first 4 months in Azure Engineering

It’s been a roller coaster of a calendar year 2016, and similar for FY16 and FY17. In late 2016, I moved from handling the Pre-Sales business for Microsoft Singapore for Public Cloud (Azure), Hybrid Cloud (CPS, Windows Server + System Center, OMS), all of which which runs into the double digit million dollars, to moving to the…

0

(Hybrid) Cloud Design and Security

Hello again! I’ve been speaking on Security, Privacy & Compliance in the Public and Hybrid Cloud at industry/ partner events and Microsoft seminar’s, both internal and external for quite a few years, and am very passionate about this topic. Recently, I was invited to speak at an Industry Security event by Trend Micro in Singapore, on the…

0

Microsoft Azure is compliant with PCI DSS 3.1

About the PCI matrix  Introduction Coalfire conducted an assessment and found Microsoft Azure to be compliant with PCI DSS 3.1 as of March 4, 2016. This responsibility matrix has been created to illustrate and clarify the PCI compliance responsibilities for Microsoft Azure and the customers of Microsoft Azure services. As part of the assessment Coalfire…

0

Bring the technology of Microsoft Azure to your own datacenter with Azure Stack!

Born from Azure, Azure Stack helps organizations deliver Azure services from their own datacenter. With Azure Stack, Microsoft is bringing proven innovation – including IaaS and higher level PaaS services – from hyper-scale datacenters to on-premises, enterprise-scale environments to meet customers’ business requirements. Wondering what Azure Stack will offer when it eventually goes GA? Check…

0

Microsoft Download Center: Microsoft Azure Datacenter IP Ranges & Windows Azure Mini Case Studies

Hello there, I'm sharing some useful resources around Microsoft Azure available on the Microsoft Download Center site. The first download is about the Microsoft Azure Datacenter IP Ranges. This file contains the Compute IP address ranges (including SQL ranges) used by the Microsoft Azure Datacenters, which you can share with your IT/ Network/ InfoSec teams for their information…

0

Microsoft Infrastructure-as-a-Service Product Line Architecture – Fabric Architecture & Fabric Management Architecture Guide

I get a ton of queries on how do we architect or build a Hybrid and Private Cloud from customers. In such a scenario, the most commonly referred to documentation that I refer to is the Infra-As-A-Service Product Line Architecture (PLA). Microsoft provides PLA's from a variety of workloads and Line of Business architecture guidance….

0