Tag: Microsoft

Cloud Computing

HPE to shut down its cloud server business

October 20, 2017


Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) is shutting down its cloud server business as it’s no longer profitable and sustainable for the company. Over the last few years, HPE was supplying low cost cloud servers to large cloud companies like Microsoft and […]

Cloud Computing, Innovations, Trends

AWS and Microsoft team up for deep learning project

October 16, 2017


The keenest rivalry in cloud computing may have just taken a slightly different turn: Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Microsoft are collaborating on an open artificial intelligence (AI) ecosystem. The project, called Gluon, is a programming API which “allows developers […]

Cloud Computing, Innovations, Trends

Nested virtualization now available in Microsoft Azure

October 9, 2017

Via: TechGenix

Microsoft has added the ability to enable nested virtualization to Azure. Using this, admins and companies are able to effectively work on testing, training, and more while saving money compared to typical methods. Nested virtualization allows you to do things […]

Innovations, Vendors & Products

New! Windows 10 Pro for Workstations supports advanced users

October 4, 2017

Via: TechGenix

Microsoft recently announced the new Windows 10 Pro for Workstations, a high-end edition of Windows 10 Pro that offers unique support for server-grade PC hardware and is designed to meet the needs of compute-intensive workloads. The new edition of Windows […]

Hardware Virtualization, Types

Report: Samsung Windows 10 VR Headset Coming, Images Leaked

September 26, 2017

Via: UploadVR

For the past three years Samsung has worked closely with Oculus on its Gear VR mobile headset, but it may have found a new partner for its next VR device: Microsoft. Twitter user WalkingCat has revealed images of a supposed […]

Innovations, Trends

Microsoft unveils its next-generation AI developer tools

September 25, 2017

Via: ZDNet

Microsoft is adding to its AI development tool stable with new Azure Machine Learning tools. Microsoft is taking the wraps off what it’s calling its “next generation of Azure Machine Learning” at its Ignite IT Pro conference in Orlando on […]

Cloud Computing

Microsoft Targets European Cloud Startups

September 5, 2017


In a bid to expand its presence in Europe, Microsoft has embarked on a strategy to reach out to European software companies. As a first step, Microsoft has created a program called “Microsoft for Startups” accelerator and this program will […]

Cloud Computing, Innovations

VMware expands multi-cloud offerings, adds new intent-based security product

August 28, 2017

Via: ZDNet

VMware made a critical decision last year when it decided to partner with Amazon and turn its attention to its customers’ hybrid cloud ambitions. This year, the company announced new partnerships with Amazon’s closest public cloud competitors, Microsoft and Google. […]

Vendors & Products

Windows 10 ‘forced downloads’: We won’t do them again, pledges Microsoft

August 24, 2017

Via: ZDNet

Microsoft’s German subsidiary has promised never again to forcibly download the installation files for new operating systems onto PCs, following a lawsuit from a consumer-protection authority. Between mid-2015 and mid-2016, as it was giving people a free upgrade to Windows […]

Network Virtualization, Types, Vendors & Products

Microsoft, Red Hat extend their partnership with container support

August 22, 2017

Via: ZDNet

Microsoft and Red Hat are expanding their existing partnership around Windows Server with more hybrid-container support for enterprise users. On August 22, the two companies said they would be making available native support for Windows Server containers on Red Hat’s […]