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Make healthcare more intelligent by putting IoT into action

February 12th, 2019
Make healthcare more intelligent by putting IoT into action

This article was originally posted in the Microsoft Azure blog.

The healthcare industry is poised for massive transformation. With an aging population, chronic diseases, and increased regulations, healthcare costs continue to balloon—along with patient and provider expectations for better outcomes.

Azure Site Recovery: Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS) for Azure, by Azure

February 12th, 2019
Azure Site Recovery: Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS) for Azure, by Azure

This blog was originally posted on the Microsoft Azure blog.

This blog was co-authored by Sujay Talasila, Senior Program Manager, Cloud + Enterprise.

Microsoft Azure is the first public cloud to offer native disaster recovery (DR) solution for applications running on IaaS virtual machines (VMs). Six months ago, we announced the general availability of DR for Azure VMs using Azure Site Recovery (ASR). Since then we have been heavily invested on ensuring that the customer experience of using this DR capability is nothing less than the best.

Azure Cognitive Services adds important certifications, greater availability, and new unified key

February 6th, 2019
Azure Cognitive Services adds important certifications, greater availability, and new unified key

This article was originally posted on the Microsoft Azure blog.

One of the most important considerations when choosing an AI service is security and regulatory compliance. Can you trust that the AI is being processed with the high standards and safeguards that you come to expect with hardened, durable software systems?

Cognitive Services today includes 14 generally available products.

Introducing new features in Microsoft 365 to help prepare for the next wave of privacy regulations

February 6th, 2019
Introducing new features in Microsoft 365 to help prepare for the next wave of privacy regulations

Originally posted in the Official Microsoft 365 Blog.

Since the enactment of the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), we’re seeing two fundamental changes in the world that require organizations to think about privacy. First, GDPR started a global wave of countries and regions implementing their own privacy laws—starting with California, Brazil, and more to follow.

2019 is the year to make the shift to a modern desktop

January 28th, 2019
2019 is the year to make the shift to a modern desktop

Originally posted in the Microsoft 365 Blog

At the outset of 2019, we all have personal goals, but most of us also have professional goals for the year ahead. For those of us in IT, this is a time to think about how you deliver the modern, empowering workplace for your business in a cloud-connected world.

Introducing new advanced security and compliance offerings for Microsoft 365

January 28th, 2019
Introducing new advanced security and compliance offerings for Microsoft 365

This article was originally posted in the Microsoft 365 blog.

When we first introduced Microsoft 365 bringing together Office 365, Windows 10, and Enterprise Mobility + Security (EMS), our vision was two-fold: 1) deliver a great experience for customers to empower employee creativity and teamwork, and 2) provide the most secure and easy to manage platform for a modern workplace.

Microsoft Azure portal January 2019 update

January 24th, 2019
Microsoft Azure portal January 2019 update

This article was originally posted in the Microsoft Azure blog.

This month we’re bringing you updates that improve the ease of navigation of the landing page, add to dashboard tile features, and increase functionality in Azure Container Instances.

Sign in to the Azure portal now and see for yourself everything that’s new.