Inside Azure datacenter architecture with Mark Russinovich - BRK3347

Microsoft Azure has achieved massive, global scale, with 50 announced regions consisting of over 100 datacenters, and it is growing fast. It delivers the promise of cloud computing, including high-availability, extreme performance, and security, by custom designing software and hardware to work best together. Mark takes you on a tour of Azure’s datacenter architecture and implementation innovations, describing everything from Azure’s reliable clean-energy datacenter designs, to how we are using FPGAs to accelerate networking and machine learning, to how we design storage servers to deliver ultra-low latency and high throughput, and more.

ARM Microsoft Azure Site Recovery


Microsoft acquired a company called InMage in 2014. InMage made products that offered business continuity by replicating them to the cloud. Microsoft has used this portfolio in a few ways to supplement their Azure services. ASR has been extended with InMage technology to expand the replication functionality of the disaster recovery solution.