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Spotlight: Microsoft adds Azure to Bug Bounty Program

For the first time, Microsoft has added its Azure IaaS offering to its bug bounty program.

Microsoft dives deep into PaaS with Azure Service Fabric launch

Microsoft expanded its platform-as-a-service capabilities with the release of Azure Service Fabric, a new service aimed at developers and ISVs to help them build cloud-based applications with high levels of both scalability and customization.

PHP debugging tool to enter preview at Microsoft Build

Microsoft and Zend Technologies will be unveiling a new PHP debugging tool at Microsoft Build later this month. The tool, dubbed Z-Ray, will go into preview on Microsoft Azure at that time.

Analyst: OpenStack may be what's holding back Helion adoption

Last week, reports indicated that HP saw the light--or lack of it--and planned to exit the public cloud market. Of course, it's not true.

Microsoft targets Java developers on Azure, but gaps still exist

Microsoft wants developers using Azure's infrastructure-as-a-service and platform-as-a-service. Now the company is taking closer aim at those developing in Java.

Microsoft teams with Fujitsu, KUKA on IoT initiatives

Microsoft and Japan's Fujitsu announced Sunday that they are collaborating on the use of Internet of Things to improve the manufacturing process.

Microsoft woos developers with Nano Server, Hyper-V containers

Microsoft is taking aim at Google, Amazon Web Services and its other public cloud competitors with the launch of Nano Server and Hyper-V containerization technology.

Azure App Service Premium Tier promises greater scaling, deployment

Of particular interest to developers last week was the release of Microsoft Azure App Service. The service aims to make it easier to build web and mobile apps for any platform or device.

Cloudyn adds Azure to its monitoring and optimization SaaS

Greater interest among enterprises in the Microsoft Azure public cloud has driven Cloudyn to expand its support to Azure.

New Azure services boost Microsoft's hybrid cloud strategy

Microsoft has introduced new and updated Azure services aimed at helping developers, as well as in maintaining business continuity strategies. Included in its two rounds of announcements this week are Azure App Service, as well as updates to Site Recovery and Backup that the company has dubbed Availability on Demand.