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In our third episode, we discuss a few of our Linux and open source-related partnerships, product innovation, and initiatives, plus how that helps clients and communities. To those that consider Azure as “largely Home windows cloud,” it could be stunning to study that greater than 60 % of Azure buyer compute cores are Linux-based, and that Linux digital machine (VM) cores are rising sooner than these primarily based on Home windows.
My very own profession has mirrored Microsoft’s evolution of how we take into consideration, contribute to, and eat Linux and open supply. For instance, I’ve gone from being solely targeted on Home windows and Home windows Server, to studying the right way to contribute upstream to make Linux run nice on Hyper-V, to now, the place open supply and Linux are core to the event of Azure.
On this episode, you’ll get a behind-the-scenes peek at Microsoft’s method, and the way we have introduced collectively clients, companions, and communities to innovate and collaborate throughout open-source applied sciences.
Innovate with Open Supply and Linux on Azure
The episode is split into three separate segments so you possibly can watch them individually on-demand at your comfort.
Half one: Microsoft and Crimson Hat on simplifying cloud adoption with joint innovation on Azure with Linux
On this section, you’ll hear from Crimson Hat about partnering with Microsoft and the way it helps clients with their cloud modernization and migration journey. Mike Evans, VP, Technical Enterprise Improvement, and Xavier Lecauchois, Sr. Director Ansible Cloud Companies, from Crimson Hat be a part of me to speak concerning the technique and the newest innovation, the Crimson Hat Ansible Automation Platform on Azure. Watch: Simplifying cloud adoption with joint innovation on Azure with Linux.
Half two: Brendan Burns and Krishna Ganugapati on safeguarding workloads with Mariner—Microsoft’s inside Linux distro
Delivering dependable Azure providers to clients sooner is the driving pressure behind the creation of Mariner, Microsoft’s personal Linux distro. Be a part of me, as I chat with Krishna Ganugapati, VP of Software program Engineering, Edge OS, and Brendan Burns, CVP, Azure Cloud Native on why the Azure group created Mariner and the way it’s benefiting clients and Microsoft engineers. Watch: Safeguarding workloads with Mariner—Microsoft Azure’s personal inside Linux distro.
Half three: Microsoft’s Sarah Novotny on working along with open supply communities to drive innovation
Open supply connects builders world wide, offering methods to collaborate and innovate collectively. Be a part of Sarah Novotny, Director of Open-source Technique for Azure as we chat about operating open-source applied sciences within the cloud, how the connection between IT and builders allows open-source innovation, Microsoft’s management and contributions to assist safe open-source software program, and her distinctive background within the open-source neighborhood. Watch: Creating within the open and dealing collectively to drive innovation.
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