Microsoft’s Azure Stack private cloud platform is ready for its first customers

Microsoft’s cloud strategy has long focused on the kind of hybrid cloud deployments that allow enterprises to run workloads in a public cloud like Azure and...

Microsoft confirms layoff reports, reorganization expected to impact thousands

After a week of reports, Microsoft has confirmed its restructuring plans. As we previously reported, the moves are expected to impact thousands at the company...

Box deepens partnership with Microsoft and turns its attention to AI and machine learning

When I spoke to Box CEO Aaron Levie last year at the Boxworks customer conference, I had to ask the obligatory machine learning question. Surely...

Microsoft is laying the foundation for a sci-fi future at Build 2017

Microsoft Build is a developer conference, and focuses on technical announcements that most people won’t understand. That doesn’t make it unimportant – instead, Build is arguably more relevant than ever. The...

Microsoft’s day one Build keynote focuses on Cortana, Visual Studio, and intelligent cloud

Microsoft wrapped up its first keynote address of Build 2017, and it was a long one. Spanning almost three full hours, the keynote focused on how developers can build solutions...

Microsoft is extending Azure IoT to the edge of the network

The launch of Azure IoT Edge was one of Microsoft’s slightly more esoteric but interesting announcements at its Build developer conference in Seattle today. While...

Microsoft launches a new service for training deep neural networks on Azure

At its Build developer conference, Microsoft today announced the launch of Azure Batch AI Training. While that’s a mouthful, the name pretty much tells you...

Backup service Rubrik now works natively in AWS and Azure

Rubrik, the startup that provides data management services like backup and recovery to large enterprises, is in the process of raising between $150 million and $200...

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Apple has finally allowed a Telegram update to go through, CEO...

It’s been a couple months since Russia banned popular encrypted communication app Telegram across the country. And while you may think that such...