Microsoft’s cloud platform continues its ascent to the top. This time the integrated Store introduces new add-ons while also adding 25 brand new markets to the Windows Azure Store. The public cloud platform last got the taste of an update a month or so back, with Redmond promising more goodies soon. Well, that soon...

Microsoft recently updated the Windows Azure Store, and added new services as well as new partners that it previewed last fall at the company’s BUILD 2012 conference. The Windows Azure Store enables users to discover and purchase premium add-on services that are provided by partners for the company’s cloud based...