April 6, 2022

Azure delivers strong MLPerf inferencing v2.0 results from 1 to 8 GPUs

Microsoft Azure is committed to providing its customers with industry-leading real-world AI capabilities. In December 2021, Microsoft Azure debuted its leadership performance with the MLPerf training […]
April 5, 2022

Increase remote storage performance with Azure Ebsv5 VMs—now generally available

At Microsoft Ignite in November 2021, we announced the memory-optimized Ev5 Azure Virtual Machine (VM) series based on the 3rd Gen Intel Xeon Platinum 8370C processor. The […]
April 4, 2022

Now in preview: Azure Virtual Machines with Ampere Altra Arm-based processors

Up to 50 percent better price-performance than comparable x86-based virtual machines (VMs) for scale-out workloads. The demand for compute capacity to sustain business modernization and digital […]
March 31, 2022

Bring your own IP addresses (BYOIP) to Azure with Custom IP Prefix

When planning a potential migration of on-premises infrastructure to Azure, you may want to retain your existing public IP addresses due to your customers' dependencies (for […]
March 30, 2022

Accelerate silicon design innovation on Azure with Synopsys Cloud

Semiconductor and silicon technology are the basis of digital transformation happening everywhere, across industries and our daily lives, impacting the way we work, learn, and play. […]
March 23, 2022

Manage port forwarding for backend pool with Azure Load Balancer

Starting today, Azure Load Balancer enables customers to manage port forwarding for Virtual Machine Scale Sets or a group of virtual machines in a backend pool […]
March 23, 2022

Accelerate graphics-heavy workloads using NVads A10 v5 Azure

Back in 2019 when Azure launched the first GPU-partitioned (GPU-P) virtual machine (VM) offerings in the public cloud, our customers loved it and asked for a similar […]
March 22, 2022

Azure confidential computing with NVIDIA GPUs for trustworthy AI

Many industries such as healthcare, finance, transport, and retail are going through a major AI-led disruption. The exponential growth of datasets has resulted in growing scrutiny […]
March 9, 2022

The anatomy of a datacenter—how Microsoft's datacenter hardware powers the Microsoft Cloud

Leading hardware engineering at a company known for its vast portfolio of software applications and systems is not as strange as it sounds, as the Microsoft […]
February 15, 2022

Microsoft Azure’s first Azure HPC + AI Day

Welcome to our first Azure HPC + AI Day! We’re excited to host the first event, which will soon become an annual tradition. Join us on […]
February 14, 2022

Advancing Azure Virtual Machine availability monitoring with Project Flash

“As we head into the fourth calendar year of the Advancing Reliability blog series, empowering organizations to run their workloads reliably on Azure remains one of […]