Windows Azure whitepaper gives customers insights on security features

Windows Azure networking provides the infrastructure to securely connect customers’ virtual machines to one another, as well as being the bridge between the cloud and customers’ on-premises data centers. A new whitepaper gives customers insights on how they can take advantage of Windows Azure’s features to best protect their information assets, writes Ashwin Palekar on the Windows Azure blog.

Fundamental to any shared cloud architecture is the isolation provided for each customer, he writes. In Windows Azure, a customer subscription can include multiple deployments, and each deployment can contain multiple VMs. Windows Azure provides network isolation at several points.

Download the Windows Azure Network Security Whitepaper to learn more, and to read Palekar’s full post, head over to the Windows Azure blog.

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