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Microsoft Azure Active Directory Outage Blocks Access for 2.5 Hours

https://redmondmag.com/articles/2019/10/18/azure-ad-outage.aspx

21 hrs ago

Issues affecting the Azure Active Directory service blocked customers from accessing applications early on the morning of Oct. 18 for about 2.5 hours. 10/18/2019

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Good guy, Microsoft: Multi-factor auth outage gives cloudy Office, Azure users a surprise three-day weekend

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/10/18/microsoft_azure_mfa/

22 hrs ago

Redmond's sign-on system is so secure, nobody can get in

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Multifactor authentication issue hitting North American Azure, Office 365 users

https://www.zdnet.com/article/multifactor-authentication-issue-hitting-north-american-azure-office-365-users/

yesterday

MFA issues are impacting a number of Microsoft Azure and Office 365 customers in North America. So far, the causes aren't known, but Microsoft engineers say they're working on it.

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Is AWS sponsoring Rust? Only a bit – and so is Microsoft Azure

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/10/15/aws_sponsoring_rust_microsoft_azure/

2 days ago

A confusing announcement from the cloud giant

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Microsoft Previews New Azure Active Directory Roles and Bulk Management Capability

https://redmondmag.com/articles/2019/10/10/microsoft-previews-azure-ad-roles.aspx

a week ago

Microsoft this week announced a couple of noteworthy previews of new capabilities for IT pros using the Azure Active Directory identity and access management service. 10/10/2019

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Flinders University taps into Microsoft Azure, 365, and Dynamics 365

https://www.zdnet.com/video/flinders-university-taps-into-microsoft-azure-365-and-dynamics-365/

a week ago

The cloud-based transformation is part of the university's 2025 strategy to become a top 10 university in Australia.

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Microsoft’s Windows Into Azure Plan Breaks Legacy Desktop Deployment Model

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/microsoft-s-windows-into-azure-plan-breaks-legacy-desktop-deployment-model

a week ago

by Steven Burke We are moving to a world where Windows will be consumed out of Azure with the best security, economics and performance, said IGEL North America CEO Jed Ayres. If you cant find a way to add value to that, you are cooked.

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Azure Spring Cloud Private Preview Launched by Pivotal and Microsoft

https://redmondmag.com/articles/2019/10/09/azure-spring-cloud-private-preview.aspx

a week ago

Pivotal Software and Microsoft introduced a private preview of Azure Spring Cloud on Tuesday. 10/09/2019

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Through the winds of winter, Microsoft sees a dream of spring... Azure Spring Cloud, that is

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/10/09/azure_spring_cloud/

a week ago

Buddy Pivotal will operate managed framework on Azure Kubernetes Service

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Microsoft's Azure Data Box Edge gets rugged, portable option

https://www.zdnet.com/article/microsofts-azure-data-box-edge-gets-rugged-portable-option/

2 weeks ago

Microsoft is readying a ruggedized version of its Data Box Edge data-transfer appliance and service, targeted heavily at government customers.

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Windows builds, Azure axings and Microsoft pushes will.i.am's buttons

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/10/07/microsoft_roundup/

2 weeks ago

Roundup It wasn't all Surface, Surface, Surface in the Microsoft world last week. It just felt like it

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Flinders University taps into Microsoft Azure, 365, and Dynamics 365

https://www.zdnet.com/article/flinders-university-taps-into-microsoft-azure-365-and-dynamics-365/

3 weeks ago

The cloud-based transformation is part of the university's 2025 strategy to become a top 10 university in Australia.

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Microsoft Azure Sentinel SIEM Service Goes Live

https://mcpmag.com/articles/2019/09/25/microsoft-azure-sentinel-ga.aspx

3 weeks ago

In preview since February, Microsoft's cloud-based security information and event management (SIEM) solution became generally available this week.

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Microsoft's Azure Sentinel SIEM Service Now Commercially Available

https://redmondmag.com/articles/2019/09/24/azure-sentinel-siem-ga.aspx

4 weeks ago

Azure Sentinel, Microsoft's cloud-based security information and event management (SIEM) solution, has reached the "general availability" release stage. 09/24/2019

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Azure Sentinel, Microsoft's cloud-based SIEM, hits general availability

https://www.zdnet.com/article/azure-sentinel-microsofts-cloud-based-siem-hits-general-availability/

4 weeks ago

Pricing starts at $2.46 per gigabyte (GB) of ingested data.

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What's on the itinerary today, Microsoft? Ah, Azure Scheduler's getting a stay of execution

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/09/24/azure_scheduler_endures/

4 weeks ago

Three more months before all jobs stop and deletion starts

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Better Bluetooth in Windows 10 and more local Azure toys via Docker containers

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/09/23/microsoft_roundup/

4 weeks ago

Roundup Also, a new font arrives and Microsoft struggles to keep Sets' coffin lid closed

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Updated Tools for Office 365 and Microsoft Azure Arriving Soon

https://redmondmag.com/articles/2019/09/20/updated-tools-office-365-microsoft-azure.aspx

4 weeks ago

Microsoft recently announced a bunch of tooling updates for organizations using Office 365 and Azure solutions. 09/20/2019

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Microsoft to improve Azure networking with private links to multi-tenant services

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/09/18/microsoft_to_improve_azure_networking_with_private_links_to_shared_services/

4 weeks ago

Preview of private endpoints accessible both in the cloud and on premises

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Microsoft plans to rearchitect Azure Stack by making it container-based

https://www.zdnet.com/article/microsoft-plans-to-rearchitect-azure-stack-by-making-it-container-based/

4 weeks ago

Microsoft's 'Project Saturn' is an effort to rearchitect its Azure Stack hybrid computing platform and, possibly one day, to allow key Azure services and APIs to run anywhere.

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