Microsoft Azure Now a $1 Billion Business
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published April 30, 2013
The software maker's cloud computing unit is challenging Amazon Web Services.
Tags: cloud computing, Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, revenue
Tech's Role in the Voting Process
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published November 06, 2012
Some citizens will use a Microsoft Surface and some will use e-mail to cast their ballots.
Tags: email, Microsoft Azure, technology, voting, microsoft surface
Microsoft Azure Stabilizes After Leap Year Glitch
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published March 01, 2012
Some customers of the cloud computing platform experienced outages yesterday due to a software bug related to leap day.
Tags: cloud computing, outage, Microsoft Azure
Microsoft to Enable Linux on its Windows Azure Cloud in 2012
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published January 02, 2012
The cloud computing platform will soon get persistent virtual machine capabilities.
Tags: Linux, cloud computing, VM, Microsoft Azure
Microsoft: 'We're No. 1 in the Cloud'
By Stuart J. Johnston | Article Published July 30, 2010
At Microsoft's annual confab for financial and technology analysts, the focus for the first presentation was cloud computing and how it will frame the company's near-term future.
Tags: cloud computing, Microsoft, Cloud network, cloud app, Microsoft Azure
Microsoft Azure: "Free" Cloud is Over
By Stuart J. Johnston | Article Published February 02, 2010
Microsoft will now begin collecting fees for use of its Azure cloud computing platform, after making the service free to vendors who want to develop and sell services hosted in the software giant's cloud.
Tags: cloud computing, Microsoft, Azure, Windows Azure, Microsoft Azure