Posts under Azure tag.

Backup VMware Virtual Machines with Azure Backup Server

Microsoft Azure Backup Server a.k.a. MABS is a cloud-first backup solution of Azure Backup designed to offer data protection across wide-ranging and diverse IT environments of enterprises to help maximize their backup efficiency. However, the principles used in a traditional […]

Enable Network Security Groups in Azure Security Center

Any security policy plays a key role in defining the set of controls within the specified subscription. This same applies to Microsoft Azure Security Center. It lets you define policies for your Azure subscriptions by taking into consideration your company’s […]

Microsoft Azure Advisory to avert WannaCrypt Ransomware Threat

The intensity of the WannaCrypt ransomware attack has dissipated but fear still looms large. As such, many organizations have issued an advisory in response to this threat. They believe it will help the organizations run a secure infrastructure for their […]

How to install & setup WordPress on Microsoft Azure

Welcome to the part 2 of the tutorial How to run blazingly fast WordPress on Microsoft Azure. In the first part, we discussed setting up a Virtual Machine on your Azure account. And in this post, we will see how […]

How to run blazingly fast WordPress on Microsoft Azure

Microsoft Azure is the next big thing in cloud computing. Azure is basically a cloud computing service provided by Microsoft that can be used to build, deploy and manage applications through a network of Microsoft-owned datacentres. It is basically a […]

Blockchain Ecosystem: Blockchain 2.0 and Smart Contracts

Originally, Blockchain was advertised as a simple ledger that could record transactions in sequence. Later, it was realized that the Blockchain Ecosystem could have more applications in domains other than other than transacting payments. Thus, evolved the idea of Blockchain […]

Microsoft Azure Media Services Analytics and its features

Most organizations and enterprises these days prefer video to use as a medium to train their newly hired recruits and engage with customers. Cloud computing therefore has assumed great significance. It simplifies the task of storing, streaming and accessing these […]

Microsoft loves Open Source

Why is Microsoft hearting Linux & Open Source now?

There was a time when Microsoft was totally against Open Source software and considered many of them, including Linux, as opponents. However, 2014 saw an event where the stage backdrop said Microsoft loves Linux (with a heart symbol). In the […]

The Secret of Cloud Computing With Microsoft

Even as the Ignite conference was going on, the CEO of Microsoft, Satya Nadella, spoke about his ambitious plans for cloud computing and about the edge they have over other cloud computing service providers in the field. He disclosed few […]

How Old Do I Look

How Old Do I Look website from Microsoft

Everyone wants to know – Do I look younger or older than I actually am? Well for all those who have this question, there is now a website that can guess you age and your gender from any photograph. How […]

Microsoft Azure Import Export Tool

Microsoft Azure Import Export Tool: Drive preparation and repair tool

Microsoft has made available for download the Microsoft Azure Import Export Tool that offers an easy way to import large amounts of on-premise data into Windows Azure Blobs or export your Windows Azure Blogs to you! Microsoft Azure Import Export Tool The Microsoft […]

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Microsoft Azure SMB File Sharing Service

Microsoft few days ago made some big announcements around its developer tools at an event held in Houston. In addition to the announcements, Microsoft had announced many changes that it had incorporated in the newly modified Microsoft Azure, a pure […]

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Microsoft’s View On Privacy in Cloud Computing

In this article I will try and explain Microsoft’s view on cloud computing and privacy – where Microsoft feels that governments across the world should come together to create a uniform policy. Microsoft stands as a premier cloud service provider […]

Understanding Blob,Queue,Table storage in Windows Azure

This article throws light on storage in Windows Azure. When it comes to large storage, there are certain things that need to be understood. Windows Azure offers a wide range of storage services supporting virtually all types of storage needs, […]

New SQL Azure Reporting CTP with added features now available

There has been many significant improvements on Windows Azure over time. And for SQL Azure, this time Microsoft has added comprehensive intelligence capabilities to it. CTP stands for Customer Technology Preview that actually delivers Business Intelligence (BI) in the cloud. […]