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Microsoft Windows Azure and cloud computing News
October 21, 2014
Microsoft tries cloud in a box again, only this time with Windows, Azure and servers from Dell.
July 11, 2014
Microsoft will continue to blare its Azure cloud next week with several cloud storage announcements. Will users listen this time?
April 01, 2014
Microsoft will lower its Azure cloud prices to match price cuts made by AWS and Google, but is it enough to attract new customers?
March 28, 2014
When Microsoft Azure Active Directory Premium rolls out next month, cloud users will have granular access controls, single sign-on and more.
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Microsoft Azure Active Directory Authentication Library (ADAL) is a tool in the .NET framework that lets client applications developers authenticate users to an on-premises Active Directory deployment or to the cloud. Continue Reading
Microsoft Azure File Service is a service that allows Windows Server admins to access SMB shares in the Azure cloud by setting up file shares in the Azure management console. Continue Reading
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If your organization is looking to have a private cloud with some of the benefits of a public cloud, Windows Azure Pack is an option that can give you the best of both worlds. Continue Reading
Azure File Service eliminates the need to set up Windows Server virtual machines on the Azure cloud. Continue Reading
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The best part about Windows Azure Pack is the control you have over it while still allowing for automating and delegating tasks. Continue Reading
The hosted version of Microsoft's on-premises Rights Management Services offers data protection features without the complexity. Continue Reading
Just because you're an SQL Server shop doesn't mean you can't explore the cloud. Check out these five Azure alternatives to see what's out there. Continue Reading