Scott Guthrie, executive vice president of the Microsoft Cloud and Enterprise group today highlighted the number of great enhancements they have added to Microsoft Azure this past month. These include:
- Virtual Machines: Preview Portal Support as well as SharePoint Farm Creation
- Machine Learning: Public preview of the new Azure Machine Learning service
- Event Hub: Public preview of new Azure Event Ingestion Service
- Mobile Services: General Availability of .NET support, SignalR support
- Notification Hubs: Price Reductions and New Features
- SQL Database: New Geo-Restore, Geo-Replication and Auditing support
- Redis Cache: Larger Cache Sizes
- Storage: Support for Zone Redundant Storage
- SDK: Tons of great VS and SDK improvements
All of these improvements are now available to use immediately. If you don’t already have a Azure account, you can sign-up for a free trial and start using all of the above features today.
You can read more details about them at Scott Guthrie’s blog.