A Brief History of Windows Azure

October 2008 (PDC LA)

  • Announced the Windows Azure Platform
  • First CTP of Windows Azure

March 2009

  • Announced SQL Azure Relational Database

February 2010

  • Windows Azure Platform commercially available

June 2010

  • Windows Azure Update – .NET Framework 4, OS Versioning & CDN.
  • SQL Azure Update (Service Update 3) – 50GB databases, Spatial data support & DAC support.

June 7, 2012

  • Enables Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS)
  • Add Linux Support

July 25,2012

  • Microsoft Offers Customers and Partners a HIPAA Business Associate Agreement (BAA) for Windows Azure

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