Microsoft has recently released a video tour of four of Microsoft’s global datacentres to demystify ‘cloud computing’. This video provides an inside look at the evolution of the Microsoft data centres, since its first datacentre in 1989 and focuses on few example, including the first European “mega data centre” in Dublin. Microsoft continue to invest in datacentres and cloud computing technologies in order to provide a highly reliable and efficient platform for a new wave of online services.
This video will provide a deeper look at how Microsoft uses secure, reliable, scalable and efficient best practices to deliver over 200 cloud services to more than a billion customers and 20 million businesses in over 70 countries.
Microsoft’s cloud is now comprised of a globally distributed datacentre infrastructure supporting online services including Windows Azure, Office 365, Bing, MSN, Windows Live, Hotmail and Xbox Live.