Microsoft Azure Stack: Hardware requirements

Contributed by Jeffrey Snover, Technical Fellow, Microsoft Corporation Before we break for the holidays here in Redmond, I wanted to share some information that will help you plan your Azure Stack Technical Preview deployments in the new year. We’ve been working hard on our Azure in your datacenter vision since this year’s Ignite conference. At… Read more

Microsoft Loves Linux Deep Dive #12: Summary of Running and Managing Linux and FreeBSD in Your Datacenter

This post was written by Michael Kelley, Principal PM Manager, Cloud + Enterprise Introduction This blog post is #12 in a series of technical posts about running and managing Linux and FreeBSD in your on-premises datacenter.  Previous posts in the series are here: Overview Microsoft Loves Linux Running Linux and FreeBSD as a guest operating… Read more

Microsoft targets new workloads and smaller enterprises with expanded StorSimple offerings

by Mike Neil, Corporate Vice President, Cloud + Enterprise Today’s enterprises are embracing digital transformation through the cloud, enabling them to be more agile and respond to business challenges more quickly. The cloud is helping to drive greater innovation throughout the enterprise and it can ultimately lead to new revenue streams and enhanced competitive advantage… Read more

Microsoft Loves Linux Deep Dive #11 – Linux configuration management with PowerShell DSC

This post was written by Kristopher Bash, Senior Program Manager Introduction This blog post is #11 in a series of technical posts about running and managing Linux and FreeBSD in your on-premises datacenter.  Other posts in the series are here: Overview Microsoft Loves Linux Running Linux and FreeBSD as a guest operating system on Hyper-V… Read more

Microsoft Loves Linux Deep Dive #10: Managing the Software Configuration on Linux and UNIX Servers

This post was written by Michael Kelley, Principal PM Manager, Cloud + Enterprise team Introduction This blog post is #10 in a series of technical posts about running and managing Linux and FreeBSD in your on-premises datacenter.  Other posts in the series are here: Overview Microsoft Loves Linux Running Linux and FreeBSD as a guest… Read more

Microsoft and HPE deepen partnership to extend the power of hybrid cloud

Guest post by Garth Fort, General Manager, Cloud and Enterprise Marketing group I’m here in London at Hewlett Packard Enterprise’s Discover 2015 conference, where today Meg Whitman and Satya Nadella announced Microsoft and HPE are deepening our long-standing partnership to support customers on their journey to hybrid cloud. The investments span new integration between Microsoft… Read more