How Microsoft Manages Its Cloud Infrastructure at a Huge Scale
Global Foundational Services (GFS) is the group that is the foundational platform for Microsoft’s search,advertising,live,cloud,and other online services including datacenters,networking,security,tier 1,infrastructure applications and tools,operational management,and environmental sustainability considerations. GFS supports over 200 Microsoft online services for consumers and businesses worldwide. This track exposes GFS capabilities as a definitive cloud infrastructure authority as understanding Microsoft’s global infrastructure and datacenter strategies has become a critical checkpoint for customers/partners considering the Microsoft Cloud platform. GFS designs,builds and runs Microsoft’s global datacenter footprint to include responsibilities for global connectivity and service availability.