Microsoft's Cloud-Based Dog Food Good Enough To Eat

Microsoft coined the phrase "eating your own dog food" over 20 years ago, beginning a tradition that showed that not only were Microsoft products good enough for the world, they were good enough for Microsoft themselves to use.

Microsoft's Windows Azure Cloud still has to prove itself good enough to eat. A recent blog from the Windows Azure team talked about how Microsoft uses Windows Azure in various parts of the business. Although that's true, Microsoft themselves hosts the cloud service, and most of the company's IT infrastructure does not run in the cloud--but it's a good start.

Microsoft coined the phrase "eating your own dog food" over 20 years ago, beginning a tradition that showed that not only were Microsoft products good enough for the world, they were good enough for Microsoft themselves to use.

View Article



Comments

  • There are no comments yet. Be the first to comment!

Leave a Comment
  • Your email address will not be published. All fields are required.

Top White Papers and Webcasts

  • Thanks to the pervasive use of virtualization, hybrid cloud, and software–defined architectures — enterprise IT infrastructures are impossibly complex. Performance monitoring solutions are critical for enabling IT teams to identify key bottlenecks and emergent issues, for understanding which workloads are more demanding in terms of resource contention, and for cost effective capacity and resource planning. Read this IDC Customer Spotlight for a glimpse into real–world implementations and use …

  • Over 85% of enterprises will commit to multicloud architectures by 2018. The flexibility of the cloud will allow these organizations to more fully support DevOps and gain critical business insights. In this Solution Brief, you can explore how IT leadership can utilize VMware vRealize Suite as a unified, full-function platform to manage cloud infrastructure and application provisioning, monitoring, capacity planning, analytics, and more.

Most Popular Programming Stories

More for Developers

RSS Feeds

Thanks for your registration, follow us on our social networks to keep up-to-date