This week in Azure - January 18, 2016

A very busy week for Azure which always makes us happy :)

Platform updates





From Community

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Customer Stories

  • Towers Watson  (Professional Services from the USA) shared their experience of running 100,000 cores in Azure
  • Gibsons  (Process Mfg & Resources Retail and Consumer Goods from Canada) will eliminate its seven data centers
  • E-Create  (Education from Brazil) found Microsoft Azure is an ideal open source platform for e-learning projects
  • NAV Canada  (Civil Air Navigation Services Provider from Canada) relies on Azure to help keep an eye on every flight
  • Al-Tijari Financial Brokerage  (Banking & Capital Markets from Kuwait) made the transition to Azure Backup
  • iQ Payments  (Logistics from Finland) deploys advanced cloud-based PayiQ mobile ticketing and payment solution for City of Turku
  • The Dow Chemical Company  (Process Mfg & Resources from the USA) moved several datacenter workloads to Microsoft Azure
  • Jawabkoms  (Professional Services from the USA) made their website one of the top 100 most visited websites in the Arab world
  • HAKOM  (Government from Croatia) implemented a tariff estimation application on Azure
  • HCL  (Enterpriese fromIndia) nearly doubles annual workplace cloud services revenue
  • Impendle Municipality  (Health from South Africa) implemented an Azure Site Recovery solution
  • COVVE Visual Networks  (Professional Services from Cyprus) created Cypriot software using Microsoft cloud and Open Source synergy


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Tomek & Mirek