GE plans to standardize its Predix solutions on Microsoft Azure
Back in 2016, Microsoft and GE announced partnership that brought GE’s Predix platform for the Industrial Internet to Microsoft Azure. Today, both the companies announced an expanded partnership. As part of this partnership, GE ...
Microsoft’s Azure powers self-driving bus in Germany
Unlike Google and Apple, Microsoft does not have its own self-driving platform, but it does hope that their Azure cloud will be the brains behind much of these efforts. On the Microsoft Transform blog, Microsoft wrote about the ...
Nimble Collective plans to revolutionize animated content creation using Microsoft Azure
Nimble Collective, a leading cloud-based animation technology platform yesterday announced that it has selected Microsoft Azure as its exclusive cloud partner. Nimble Collective’s animation platform is now available and op...
Gartner recognizes Microsoft as a leader in the Magic Quadrant for Cloud IaaS
Research and advisory firm Gartner recently published its Magic Quadrant for Cloud Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) Worldwide 2018 report. For the fifth consecutive year, Gartner has positioned Microsoft as a leader in the repor...
World’s first blockchain platform for marine insurance is built on Microsoft Azure
Insurwave, the world’s first blockchain platform for marine insurance, built by a joint venture between EY and Guardtime is now commercially available. It is a first of its kind digital insurance value chain. Insurwave is built ...
You can process nearly 200 million images in 10 minutes for just $42 on Microsoft Azure
Land cover mapping in very much important part for effective conservation and sustainable growth. Real-time, high resolution land cover maps will be really helpful during conservation efforts, but developing these maps using avail...
Arccos Golf uses Microsoft Azure to provide players with real-time strategies for every shot on any hole in th...
Arccos Golf today released its next gen AI platform Arccos Caddie 2.0 that will provide players with real-time strategies for every shot on any hole in the world. Arccos has the golf industry’s richest data set which includes o...
Microsoft Cloud is most energy-efficient according to a new study
A new study recently found that Microsoft Cloud is most energy-efficient and carbon efficient in comparison to other companies. The results were published by Microsoft in a blog post yesterday which shows Microsoft Cloud services...
Microsoft Azure deploys AMD EPYC processors in its datacenters
Earlier this year, AMD launched the new EPYC 7000 series high-performance datacenter processors with up to 32 high-performance “Zen” cores that delivers greater performance than the competition across a full range of integer, ...
Microsoft brings Cray’s supercomputing capabilities to Azure
In partnership with Cray, a global supercomputer leader, Microsoft is bringing the power of supercomputing to new markets and new customers. As part of this partnership, Microsoft and Cray will offer dedicated Cray supercomputing ...