Human error caused Microsoft Azure outage 
By Juha Saarinen | 23 hours ago | Comment Now 
Post-mortem analysis identifies gaps in deployment processes.
 
Microsoft readies Aussie data centres for Office 365 
By Steven Kiernan | Dec 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
Sydney and Melbourne hosting by March.
 
Azure cloud suffers multi-region outage 
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
Update: Microsoft offers details on bug.
 
Zespri takes kiwi fruit production to the public cloud 
By Penny Wolf | Nov 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Migrates SAP environment to Microsoft Azure.
 
HDS, Equinix tie-up for global hybrid cloud deal 
Oct 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
Storage giant accepts inevitability of cloud.
 
Microsoft offers dedicated fibre connections to Aussie Azure cloud 
By Anthony Caruana, Allie Coyne | Oct 27, 2014 | Comment Now 
Will inflated local prices turn customers off?
 
Microsoft confirms Australian Azure launch 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 21, 2014 | Comment Now 
Available from next week.
 
Microsoft crowns Azure ready for Aus govt workloads 
By Brett Winterford | Oct 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Ticks off a few compliance items prior to launch.
 
Azure gets Kubernetes and Docker support 
By Juha Saarinen | Aug 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Microsoft open sources visual tool for Kubernetes.
 
Azure users hit by worldwide outage 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
Microsoft struggles to bring ten services online.
 
Microsoft tests Machine Learning waters 
By Juha Saarinen | Jun 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Drag and drop big data.
 
Equinix promotes top sales gun to country manager 
 
SAP apps certified to run on Microsoft Azure 
By Juha Saarinen | May 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
Mobility updates coming.
 
First look: Active Directory in the Azure cloud 
By Brett Winterford | May 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
Microsoft throws AD at shadow IT.
 
Microsoft targets enterprise with Azure updates 
By Brett Winterford | May 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
Attempts to build a bridge between Windows and Azure.
 
Ex-Ninemsn CTO reveals impetus behind cloud shift 
By Allie Coyne | May 6, 2014 | Comment Now 
Why one of Australia's largest web sites abandoned managed hosting.
 
Microsoft buys NZ big compute startup GreenButton 
By Juha Saarinen | May 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
To be integrated into Azure.
 
Microsoft cuts Azure prices  
By Juha Saarinen | Apr 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Follows Google, Amazon.
 
Hills pegs future with Windows, Azure  
By Andrew Colley | Mar 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
Android, iPhone users hung out to dry.
 
Microsoft slashes Azure cloud pricing 
By Juha Saarinen | Jan 27, 2014 | Comment Now 
Follows Amazon's lead on cheaper commodity cloud.
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