Microsoft Announces Updates to Windows Azure

by STB Blogger Today, Microsoft released a number of enhancements to Windows Azure, including: Mobile Services (job scheduler support, Europe Region Support, Command Line Support) Web Sites (scale improvements, integrated source control) SQL Data Sync (support in the new HTML portal) ACS Management (support in the new HTML portal) Media Services (job and task management,… Read more

December 20, 2012 News Thursday: TechNet Radio talks Windows Server 2012 Active Directory and more Server and Tools news…

by STB Blogger TechNet Radio: What’s new in Windows Server 2012 Active Directory Tune into TechNet Radio as Sean Deuby, Active Directory expert and technical director for Windows IT Pro, discusses his thoughts on Active Directory in Windows Server 2012. Sean covers his favorite Active Directory features including improvements to installation, virtualization and management. Watch… Read more

December 13, 2012 News Thursday: Windows Azure powers North American Aerospace Defense Command Santa tracker and more Server and Tools news…

by STB Blogger Dashing through the cloud with Windows Azure scale Keeping track of Santa is no easy task, but the North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) team, Windows Azure, Bing Maps and all of Santa’s helpers have worked to bring you the best ever Official Santa Tracker. With more than 24 million expected hits… Read more

December 6, 2012 News Thursday: Reduced Windows Azure Storage Pricing and more Server and Tools News…

by STB Blogger   Microsoft Announces Reduced Pricing for Windows Azure Storage On Wednesday, Microsoft announced reduced Windows Azure Storage pricing, offering customers as much as 28% savings beginning Dec. 12. This follows the March 8 reduction of 12%. These reduced prices, along with Geo Redundant Storage, high bandwidth network connectivity and scalability, further demonstrate… Read more