Cloud & Data Center http://windowsitpro.com/taxonomy/term/9276/more en General Availability: Instant File Recovery for Microsoft Azure VM Backups http://windowsitpro.com/microsoft-azure/general-availability-instant-file-recovery-microsoft-azure-vm-backups <div class="field-deck"> The new feature works for both Windows and Linux VM backups... </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft Azure VM users can now retrieve folders and individual files from their VM backups for use on other systems/devices.</div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/microsoft-azure/general-availability-instant-file-recovery-microsoft-azure-vm-backups" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/microsoft-azure/general-availability-instant-file-recovery-microsoft-azure-vm-backups#comments Microsoft Azure Azure backups ga general availability Linux Microsoft Azure Virtual machines VM Windows Thu, 27 Jul 2017 16:58:00 +0000 194861 at http://windowsitpro.com Discover Your Technology SuperPower and Win an All-Access Pass to IT/Dev Connections 2017! http://windowsitpro.com/discover-your-technology-superpower-and-win-all-access-pass-itdev-connections-2017 <div class="node-body link-body">In lieu of System Administrator Appreciation Day (SysAdminDay.com) coming up on July 27, 2017 and for a little fun with a lot of reward, we have rolled out a Discover Your Technology SuperPower Sweepstakes.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://windowsitpro.com/site-files/windowsitpro.com/files/superpowers.jpg?1501164270" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/discover-your-technology-superpower-and-win-all-access-pass-itdev-connections-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cloud & Data Center IT/Dev Connections Thu, 27 Jul 2017 14:03:00 +0000 194831 at http://windowsitpro.com Bezos Surpasses Gates as World's Richest Ahead of Amazon Results http://windowsitpro.com/amazon-web-services-aws/bezos-surpasses-gates-worlds-richest-ahead-amazon-results <div class="field-byline"> Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A surge in Amazon.com Inc. shares Thursday morning in advance of the online retailer’s earnings report has propelled founder Jeff Bezos past Bill Gates as the world’s richest person.</div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/amazon-web-services-aws/bezos-surpasses-gates-worlds-richest-ahead-amazon-results" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/amazon-web-services-aws/bezos-surpasses-gates-worlds-richest-ahead-amazon-results#comments Amazon Web Services (AWS) Thu, 27 Jul 2017 14:00:00 +0000 194841 at http://windowsitpro.com <p>If the gains hold through the close, Bezos, 53, could leapfrog Gates on the Bloomberg Billionaires Index.&nbsp;</p> Drew Angerer/Getty Images Future Semiconductors Could be 'Photocopied' Using Graphene http://windowsitpro.com/cloud-data-center/future-semiconductors-could-be-photocopied-using-graphene <div class="field-byline"> Todd R. Weiss </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Research at MIT is continuing with single-atom-thin sheets of graphite to try to make it easier to manufacture future semiconductors. </div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/cloud-data-center/future-semiconductors-could-be-photocopied-using-graphene" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/cloud-data-center/future-semiconductors-could-be-photocopied-using-graphene#comments Cloud & Data Center Wed, 26 Jul 2017 21:27:00 +0000 194461 at http://windowsitpro.com Microsoft Announces Azure Containers Instances (ACI) for Linux http://windowsitpro.com/microsoft-azure/microsoft-announces-azure-containers-instances-aci-linux <div class="field-deck"> Windows container support will arrive in the coming weeks... </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft continues their advancement of Azure Containers with a new version that makes deployment fast and simple without virtual machines.</div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/microsoft-azure/microsoft-announces-azure-containers-instances-aci-linux" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/microsoft-azure/microsoft-announces-azure-containers-instances-aci-linux#comments Microsoft Azure Azure Azure Container Instances cloud cloud services Containers Microsoft Microsoft Azure services Virtual machine VM Wed, 26 Jul 2017 16:10:00 +0000 194811 at http://windowsitpro.com Alphabet Q2 2017: Enterprise Efforts Pay Off for Google Cloud http://windowsitpro.com/google/alphabet-q2-2017-enterprise-efforts-pay-google-cloud <div class="node-body article-body">Google Cloud sits in the “other revenues” category, which reported over $3 billion in revenues, a rise of 42 percent from Q2 2016.</div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/google/alphabet-q2-2017-enterprise-efforts-pay-google-cloud" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/google/alphabet-q2-2017-enterprise-efforts-pay-google-cloud#comments Google Tue, 25 Jul 2017 16:44:00 +0000 194761 at http://windowsitpro.com <p>Pichai Sundararajan, known as Sundar Pichai, CEO of Google Inc. speaks during an event last year.&nbsp;</p> Photo by Ramin Talaie/Getty Images Alphabet Sales Fall Short of Most-Optimistic Analyst Forecasts http://windowsitpro.com/google/alphabet-sales-fall-short-most-optimistic-analyst-forecasts <div class="field-byline"> Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Alphabet Inc. reported second-quarter revenue that met analysts’ projections, falling short of the most-optimistic estimates, and said the cost of its Google ads declined.</div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/google/alphabet-sales-fall-short-most-optimistic-analyst-forecasts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/google/alphabet-sales-fall-short-most-optimistic-analyst-forecasts#comments Google Mon, 24 Jul 2017 20:56:00 +0000 194721 at http://windowsitpro.com 5 Things to Expect from Alphabet Q2 2017 Earnings http://windowsitpro.com/google/5-things-expect-alphabet-q2-2017-earnings <div class="node-body article-body">Alphabet will announce its second quarter earnings on Monday. Here's what you can expect.</div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/google/5-things-expect-alphabet-q2-2017-earnings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/google/5-things-expect-alphabet-q2-2017-earnings#comments Google Mon, 24 Jul 2017 14:54:00 +0000 194671 at http://windowsitpro.com <p>YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki speaks during the opening keynote address at the Google I/O 2017 Conference at Shoreline Amphitheater on May 17, 2017 in Mountain View, California.</p> Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Quest for AI Leadership Pushes Microsoft Further Into Chip Development http://windowsitpro.com/microsoft-azure/quest-ai-leadership-pushes-microsoft-further-chip-development <div class="field-byline"> Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">New HoloLens processor will let mixed reality goggles recognize speech and images </div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/microsoft-azure/quest-ai-leadership-pushes-microsoft-further-chip-development" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/microsoft-azure/quest-ai-leadership-pushes-microsoft-further-chip-development#comments Microsoft Azure Mon, 24 Jul 2017 13:29:00 +0000 194661 at http://windowsitpro.com <p>Attendees walk by an image of the Microsoft HoloLens augmented reality (AR) viewer during the 2016 Microsoft Build Developer Conference.</p> Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Is Switch Embedded Teaming ONLY used with SDNv2? http://windowsitpro.com/virtualization/switch-embedded-teaming-only-used-sdnv2 <div class="node-body article-body">Is the new HA for NICS SET only used with SDNv2? Find out!</div> <p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/virtualization/switch-embedded-teaming-only-used-sdnv2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/virtualization/switch-embedded-teaming-only-used-sdnv2#comments Virtualization SDNv2 SDNv2 SET SET Sun, 23 Jul 2017 13:59:00 +0000 194181 at http://windowsitpro.com