Oct 16, 2019   |   Lukas Velush

How Microsoft used SQL Azure and Azure Service Fabric to rebuild a key internal app

When Raja Narayan took over supporting the Payee Management Application that Microsoft Finance uses to onboard new suppliers and partners, the experience was broken. “Our application’s infrastructure was on-premises,” Narayan says. “It was a big, old-school architecture monolith and, although we had database-based logging in place, there was no alerting setup at any level. Bugs...

Oct 2, 2019   |   Lukas Velush

Shepherding how Microsoft employees use Microsoft Azure

Microsoft employees are inventive when it comes to exploring what they can do with Microsoft Azure. The last thing Vazjier Rosario wants to do is stifle that creativity. “I think of it as providing guardrails,” says Rosario, who leads a new Microsoft Digital Cloud Governance team that guides Microsoft employees on how to get the...