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Windows Azure Platform Security Essentials for Business Decision Makers

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Graham Calladine, Security Architect with Microsoft Services, answers the most common security concerns CxOs and other business decision-makers have regarding the security of their data in Windows Azure cloud platform.

You’ll learn about:

  • The security controls that Azure has in place to help protect the customer applications and data
  • An overview of the Windows Azure components (web role, worker role, VM role)
  • A brief description of physical data storage and replication capabilities associated with Windows Azure Storage
  • Security design aspects of Azure infrastructure
  • Microsoft datacenter security and compliance

The updates in the video include:

  • Overview of the new platform features announced at PDC 2010
  • Introduction to the VM Role
  • Brief overview of Windows Azure Connect on-prem/off-prem networking bridge

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      Ravi Kumar BN

      Thank you for the presentation. I would appreciate if you can provide me the link to the PPT.

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      Ary Converty

      i don't understand why the quality of the embedded video is so bad, is it a question on compression rate too high ? Thank you.

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