Cloud Platform Release Announcements for February 17, 2016

This is a blog post of a new ongoing series of consolidated updates from the Cloud Platform team.   In today’s mobile first, cloud first world, Microsoft provides the technologies and tools to enable enterprises to embrace a cloud culture. Our differentiated innovations, comprehensive mobile solutions and developer tools help all of our customers realize… Read more

Red Hat and Microsoft Expand Virtualization Interoperability Options

Red Hat, the world’s leading provider of open source solutions, today announced that customers can now deploy fully supported virtualization environments that combine Microsoft Windows Server and Red Hat Enterprise Linux. In response to customer demand for interoperability in their IT environments, Red Hat and Microsoft have completed testing and validation for mutual customers using… Read more

Microsoft, Red Hat to Offer Joint Technical Support

Microsoft and Red Hat announced this morning that they have signed agreements to test and validate their server operating systems running on one another’s hypervisors.  In short, this means that customers with valid support agreements will be able to run validated configurations and receive joint technical support for running Windows Server on Red Hat Enterprise… Read more