Microsoft Azure Blog

  • HB-series Azure Virtual Machines achieve cloud supercomputing milestone May 26, 2019
    New HPC-targeted cloud virtual machines are first to scale to 10,000 cores. Azure Virtual Machine HB-series are the first on the public cloud to scale a MPI-based high performance computing (HPC) job to 10,000 cores. This level of scaling has long been considered the realm of only the world’s most powerful and exclusive supercomputers, but now is available t […]
    Evan Burness
  • Transforming Azure Monitor Logs for DevOps, granular access control, and improved Azure integration May 23, 2019
    Logs are critical for many scenarios in the modern digital world. They are used in tandem with metrics for observability, monitoring, troubleshooting, usage and service level analytics, auditing, security, and much more. Any plan to build an application or IT environment should include a plan for logs.
    Meir Mendelovich
  • All US Azure regions now approved for FedRAMP High impact level May 23, 2019
    oday, I’m excited to share our ability to support US Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP) High impact level FedRAMP services with the extension of FedRAMP High Provisional Authorization to Operate (P-ATO) to all of our Azure public regions in the United States.
    Lily Kim
  • How you can use IoT to power Industry 4.0 innovation May 23, 2019
    This post is the fourth in a four-part series designed to help companies maximize their ROI on IoT. In this fourth and final post, we will offer fresh thinking on what innovation could look like for your company.
    Peter Cooper
  • Visual interface for Azure Machine Learning service May 22, 2019
    During Microsoft Build we announced the preview of the visual interface for Azure Machine Learning service. This new drag-and-drop workflow capability in Azure Machine Learning service simplifies the process of building, testing, and deploying machine learning models for customers who prefer a visual experience to a coding experience.
    Meng Tang