Posts by: Tom Keane

Microsoft Azure expands with two new regions for Australia

14 August 2017

I am delighted that Microsoft Azure will be expanding into two new regions in Australia. This increases the number of Azure regions announced across the globe to 42, which is more than any other major cloud provider. Microsoft will become the first major cloud provider to offer regions specifically focused on the needs of the government and their partners in Australia.

Corporate Vice President, Azure Global, Microsoft Azure

New government datacenter regions available in Arizona and Texas

10 July 2017

I am pleased to announce that Azure Government is commercially live in two additional datacenter regions in Arizona and Texas for U.S. government customers and their partners following my announcement late last year. With these expansions, Azure Government has capacity in proximity to government customers and partners on the East Coast, West Coast and Central United States.

Corporate Vice President, Azure Global, Microsoft Azure

Azure Government – 3x Growth in 2016 and over 75 new capabilities in the last 90 days

25 October 2016

Today I am with over 600 of our federal, state and local government customers and partners at the Government Cloud Forum 2016, in Washington D.C. The Forum is queued to take our audiences through breakthrough technology and solutions impacting citizen engagement, the empowerment of government employees, how agencies can optimize their infrastructures and solutions, and the digital transformation of government services.

Corporate Vice President, Azure Global, Microsoft Azure

Microsoft Cloud in India

06 October 2016

As we celebrate the one-year anniversary of the Microsoft Cloud in India, I wanted to share some examples of the great outcomes our customers have been able to achieve since moving to the cloud, as well as some of our continued efforts to make Microsoft Azure the platform of choice for customers in India.

Corporate Vice President, Azure Global, Microsoft Azure

Microsoft Cloud coming to France

03 October 2016

Earlier today we announced our plan to offer the Microsoft Cloud, including Microsoft Azure, Office 365, and Dynamics 365 from datacenters located in France with initial availability in 2017.

Corporate Vice President, Azure Global, Microsoft Azure