Big Data

  • Key foundations for protecting your data with Azure confidential computing
    by Mark Russinovich on 2nd November 2021 at 08:00

    The exponential growth of datasets has resulted in growing scrutiny of how data is exposed—both from a consumer data privacy and compliance perspective. In this context, confidential computing becomes an important tool to help organizations meet their privacy and security needs surrounding business and consumer data.

  • Transform your business with Microsoft's unrivaled end-to-end data platform
    by Rohan Kumar on 2nd November 2021 at 08:00

    There are three core capabilities businesses need that together drive successful transformation: limitless database scale and performance, unmatched analytics and insights, and unified data governance. Today we shared a number of announcements to help organizations evolve rapidly even in the face of sustained uncertainty. Across industries, companies are investing in these core capabilities to ensure they have the flexibility to innovate anywhere and meet evolving business needs.

  • Accelerating healthcare AI innovation with Zero Trust technology
    by John Doyle on 26th October 2021 at 08:00

    From research to diagnosis to treatment, AI has the potential to improve outcomes for some treatments by 30 to 40 percent and reduce costs by up to 50 percent. Obtaining the large data sets necessary for generalizability, transparency, and reducing bias has historically been difficult and time-consuming. That’s why the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) collaborated with Microsoft, Fortanix, and Intel to create BeeKeeperAI.

  • Microsoft named a Leader in 2021 Gartner® Magic Quadrant™ for data integration tools
    by Daniel Yu on 4th October 2021 at 08:00

    We are announcing that Microsoft has been named a Leader in the 2021 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Integration Tools. By leveraging Microsoft’s data integration tooling to combine disparate data sources, automate processes, and manage their data estates, our customers set the stage to deliver value to their teams through clear and actionable insights.

  • Govern your data wherever it resides with Azure Purview
    by Rohan Kumar on 28th September 2021 at 09:00

    Today, we are excited to announce that Azure Purview is generally available. Every organization can now build a unified data governance solution to maximize the value of their data in the cloud.