Microsoft GitHub


Microsoft has acquired GitHub on Monday June 4, 2018 . This is Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella’s second big acquisition, following the $26.2 billion acquisition of LinkedIn two years ago. GitHub was last valued at $2 billion back in 2015, and Microsoft is paying $7.5 billion in stock for the company.

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Azure Backup


Azure Backup is an Azure-based service that can be used to backup (or protect) and restore your data in the Microsoft cloud. The existing on-premises or off-site backup solutions are replaced by Azure Backup with a cloud based solution which are reliable, safe, and cost-competitive. Azure Backup offers many components that can be downloaded and deployed depending on what you want to protect.

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Azure SQL Databases


Azure SQL Database is the intelligent, fully managed relational cloud database service which provides the broadest SQL Server engine compatibility, so you can migrate your SQL Server databases without changing your apps. Accelerate app development and make maintenance easy and productive using the SQL tools you love to use. Take advantage of built-in intelligence that learns app patterns and adapts to maximize performance, reliability and data protection.

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Temporary drive on Windows Azure Virtual Machines


Understanding the temporary drive on Windows Azure Virtual Machines When you create a VM in Windows Azure you are provided with a temporary storage automatically. This temporary storage is “D:” on a Windows VM and it is “/dev/sdb1” on a Linux VM.

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Premium Storage


Azure Premium Storage delivers high-performance, low-latency disk support for virtual machines (VMs) with input/output (I/O)-intensive workloads. VM disks that use Premium Storage store data on solid-state drives (SSDs). To take advantage of the speed and performance of premium storage disks, you can migrate existing VM disks to Premium Storage.

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Data Privacy


Computers are ubiquitous, and no facet of our lives remains untouched by them. We are required to fill in our personal information almost everywhere, which is eventually fed into a computer and stored there. Whether it is our office, doctor’s clinic, hospital, online shopping, we leave a trail of personal data on computer systems all over. This data, if it gets into the wrong hands, can be potentially devastating for you. Hence, there is a need to protect and preserve your data from being accessed by an unrelated person.

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Machine Learning Applications 2


Existing system to monitor traffic coming from outside nodes or the traffic exchanged between internal PC and servers exchanged can be defeated by the volume and variety of nutshell, all existing IDS (information detection system) have a limit to produced alerts per unit time but the way IOT is coming up big, these limits will be insufficient to safeguard the enterprise system.

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Network Security


Network Security and computer security is critical to the financial health of every organization. Over the past few years, Internet-enabled business, or e-business, has drastically improved efficiency and revenue growth. E-business applications such as e-commerce, supply-chain management, and remote access allow companies to streamline processes, lower operating costs, and increase customer satisfaction. Such applications require mission critical networks that accommodate voice, video, and data traffic, and these networks must be scalable to support increasing numbers of users and the need for greater capacity and performance.

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Machine learning applications


As we move forward into the digital age, one of the modern innovations we’ve seen is the formation of Machine Learning. This incredible form of artificial intelligence is already being used in various industries and professions.

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Hybrid Cloud and Azure Stack - an opportunity for partnering


What is Hybrid Cloud? Hybrid cloud is a cloud computing environment that uses a mix of on-premises, private cloud and third-party, public cloud services with orchestration between the two platforms. By allowing workloads to move between private and public clouds as computing needs and costs change, hybrid cloud gives businesses greater flexibility and more data deployment options.

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