Today, I am pleased to announce the general availability of Microsoft Azure from our new cloud regions in Cape Town and Johannesburg, South Africa. Nedbank, Peace Parks Foundation, and eThekwini water are just a few of the organizations in Africa leveraging Microsoft cloud services today and will benefit from the increased computing resources and connectivity from our new cloud regions.
Corporate Vice President, Mission Engineering, Microsoft Azure
Azure helps provide a highly secure foundation, built from the ground up, to host your infrastructure, applications, and data.
Learn more about the Azure Networking constant growth paradigm.
Principal Dev Lead, Azure Network Simulation & Optimization Platform
Cloud computing is no longer an option that businesses ‘should consider’. It has become a necessity for businesses of all sizes. If you are a technical decision maker, business decision maker, a professional developer, an architect or an IT administrator – you are either already on a cloud platform or looking to get on the best one.
To help decrease the amount of time required to extend your datacenter to Azure, we’ve published the Datacenter extension reference architecture diagram.
Principal Content Developer, Cloud + Enterprise