Premium Storage in east Japan area
Recently Microsoft has announced the general availability of Azure Premium Storage in Japan East. Azure Premium Storage stores data on the latest technology solid-state drives (SSDs), offering low latency and high throughput. Premium Storage was specifically designed to support Azure Virtual Machine intensive workloads, as well as enhance their performance. This tool has many beneficial safeguard features, including protection against unexpected hardware failures. With Azure Premium Storage data is automatically replicated and always available. It is also locally redundant and keeps three copies of data within a single region. For further information about Azure Premium Storage locations see Azure Services by Region.