Tools such as Java, PHP, Ruby and Eclipse are all supported for developing applications for Windows Azure. Microsoft is going to step up its Java support for Azure in the coming weeks thus stepping up the Java to a first-class citizen in the Microsoft cloud universe. There are many Java developers out there whom Microsoft would be excluding from its potential cloud customer base if it did not support anything beyond .Net. And Microsoft cloud competitors like VMware, Amazon and Google all have built Java support for their platforms.
Making good on their word to provice support for a variety of tools
Enterprises today must focus on digital transformation to remain competitive or disrupt their industries. The foundation for successful transformation is the adoption of a cloud-first mindset. However, IT organizations must first address legacy infrastructure and fragmented management tools that were not designed for the speed and flexibility of the cloud and digital era. Read this IDC Technology Spotlight paper to explore:
Why digital transformation is driving a shift to a cloud-centric enterprise
Entire organizations suffer when their networks can't keep up and new opportunities are put on hold. Waiting on service providers isn't good business. In these examples, learn how to simplify network management so that your organization can better manage costs, adapt quickly to business demands, and seize market opportunities when they arise.