Month: October 2021

Microsoft quarterly sales surge thanks to Azure cloud growth

Fin is an editor at TechForge Media and University of Bristol graduate. He applies an impressive knowledge of the latest technologies to his writing and enjoys interviewing and engaging with leading industry figures. You can follow his Twitter @FinStrathern or...

/ October 29, 2021

Moore’s Law and the Productivity Problem

Erin Lindsay is a senior editor at Wrike, a Citrix Company that provides versatile project management software. As the year draws to a close, developing strategies for how to be more productive and finish the year off strong is on...

/ October 29, 2021

New – Amazon EC2 C6i Instances Powered by the Latest Generation Intel Xeon Scalable Processors

We recently introduced Amazon EC2 M6i instances powered by the latest generation Intel® Xeon® Scalable processors with an all-core turbo frequency of 3.5 GHz, which offer customers up to 15% improvement in price performance compared to M5 instances. Today, I...

/ October 28, 2021

Goodbye Microsoft SQL Server, Hello Babelfish

Many of our customers are telling us they want to move away from proprietary database vendors to avoid expensive costs and burdensome licensing terms. But migrating away from commercial and legacy databases can be time-consuming and resource-intensive. When migrating your...

/ October 28, 2021

New – Attribute-Based Instance Type Selection for EC2 Auto Scaling and EC2 Fleet

The first AWS service I used, more than ten years ago, was Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2). Over time, EC2 has added a wide selection of instance types optimized to fit different use cases, with a varying combination of...

/ October 27, 2021

How to Grow Your Business Without Growing Your Headcount

Are your best assets going to waste? When it comes to technology, your people are among your organization’s most important assets. This may sound like a cliché, but if you don’t take this seriously, it could cost you money. You’ve...

/ October 27, 2021

Microsoft powers transformation at NVIDIA GTC Fall—GPU technology conference

Customers around the world rely on Microsoft Azure to drive innovations related to our environment, public health, energy sustainability, weather modeling, economic growth, and more. Finding solutions to these important challenges requires huge amounts of focused computing power. Customers are...

/ October 27, 2021

Upgrade your network protection with Azure Firewall Premium

This blog has been co-authored by Suren Jamiyanaa, Program Manager II and Eliran Azulai, Principal Program Manager. We continue to be amazed by the adoption, interest, positive feedback, and the breadth of use cases customers are finding for our service....

/ October 27, 2021

Cart.com partners with Google Cloud to accelerate global E-commerce

Fin is an editor at TechForge Media and University of Bristol graduate. He applies an impressive knowledge of the latest technologies to his writing and enjoys interviewing and engaging with leading industry figures. You can follow his Twitter @FinStrathern or...

/ October 27, 2021

New – EC2 Instances Powered by Gaudi Accelerators for Training Deep Learning Models

There are more applications today for deep learning than ever before. Natural language processing, recommendation systems, image recognition, video recognition, and more can all benefit from high-quality, well-trained models. The process of building such a model is iterative: construct an...

/ October 26, 2021