Cloud Platform Release Announcements for November 16, 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 the… Read more

Cloud Platform Release Announcements for October 27, 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 our customers realize the true… Read more

Cloud Platform Release Announcements for April 27, 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 the… Read more

Cloud Platform Release Announcements for March 31, 2016

This week at //Build 2016, we highlighted a number of key announcements that demonstrate how the Microsoft Cloud Platform is the most complete solution for modern developer scenarios across web and mobile, IoT, microservices, and data analytics. Outlined below are the key announcements: Azure Batch support for Linux | GA Azure Data Catalog | GA… Read more

Cloud Platform Release Announcements for March 2, 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

Microsoft’s Technologies Mean Business, From Client to Cloud

by STB Blogger This morning at TechEd North America in New Orleans, Microsoft Server and Tools (STB) Corporate Vice President Brad Anderson delivered the opening keynote, demonstrating how Microsoft’s new portfolio of solutions will help businesses thrive in the era of cloud computing and connected devices. The keynote featured enterprise customers such as Aston Martin… Read more

April 4, 2013 News Thursday: Startups Benefiting from Windows Azure and Visual Studio 2012 Update 2 Arrives

by STB Blogger Startups Can Benefit from Access to Windows AzureTo help early-stage startups succeed, Microsoft introduced the next class of startups in the Microsoft Accelerator for Windows Azure, powered by TechStars. Ten new startups will participate in a three-month program and will have full access to Windows Azure. These participants will also have the… Read more

February 21, 2013 News Thursday: Windows Azure Helps Customer After an Earthquake and more Server and Tools News…

by STB Blogger   Windows Azure Helps Bring Customer Back Online Amid Crisis When disaster struck the picturesque nation of Costa Rica in the form of a 7.6 magnitude earthquake in September 2012, the population was in shock and the nation’s infrastructure was damaged. The website of Teletica, one of the nation’s largest and most… Read more

March 10, 2011 News Thursday: Visual Studio Updates, BI Customer Spotlight, and more Server and Tools News…

S. Somasegar Announces Updates to Visual Studio Family at TechEd MEA on March 8 On March 8, S. Somasegar keynoted at TechEd MEA in Dubai, where he announced a variety of updates to the Visual Studio product family. News included updates to Visual Studio Service Pack 1 (SP1), Team Foundation Server (TFS) Project Server Integration… Read more

December 9, 2010 News Thursday: Visual Studio 2010 Service Pack 1, Windows Azure platform Client Technology Previews … and more Server and Tools news.

Windows Azure Platform Client Technology Previews Now Available As previously announced at PDC 2010, this week, Microsoft is making available limited Community Technology Previews (CTP’s) of SQL Azure Reporting and SQL Azure Data Sync. These capabilities make it easier to move to platform as a service and enhance applications and workloads to take advantage of… Read more