Introducing Office 365 for Government

Today, Microsoft is excited to introduce Office 365 for Government to our line-up of cloud offerings. Office 365 for Government is a new multi-tenant service that stores US government data in a segregated community cloud. We’re also committed to meeting the evolving needs of our customers and have announced our plans to support IPv6 in…


Customers move to Office 365

Microsoft welcomes JetBlue, Patagonia, and the American Heart Association to the Office 365 Family! These companies are joined by other recent customers new to Office 365 – Campbell Soup Company, Marie Claire, Hersing Corp, UL (formerly Underwriters Labs), and Wunderman. With this recent momentum, Office 365 is on track to be on of the fastest…


Kurt DelBene and Satya Nadella talk about Microsoft’s cloud vision and strategy

Yesterday Kurt DelBene, president of the Microsoft Office Division, and Satya Nadella, president of Microsoft’s Server and Tools Business, dined with journalists in San Francisco to discuss cloud computing. Kurt and Satya weighed in on the biggest myths, trends and the future in cloud computing. Microsoft News Center captures the conversation of the evening, here. 


Shell, Manpower Inc., Tampa General Hospital and others choose Business Productivity Online Services

The long list of Microsoft cloud customers keeps growing. The latest additions include Advocate Health Care, Manpower Inc., Shell and Tampa General Hospital. These organizations join cloud customers of all sizes that enhance collaboration, improve productivity and reduce costs with Business Productivity Online Services (BPOS). BPOS includes Microsoft Exchange Online, Microsoft SharePoint Online, Microsoft Office…


Questions in the cloud

Now more than ever, CIOs are inundated with cloud “buzz.” Ron Markezich, corporate vice president of Microsoft Online, narrows the conversation down to five key questions to think about when considering a business move to the cloud. Find out more about his top questions in today’s Why Microsoft? blog post.


Study Shows Energy Reduction Potential from Cloud Computing

The Cloud Computing and Sustainability: The Environmental Benefits of Moving to the Cloud study says that moving business applications to the cloud can save 30 percent or more in carbon emissions per user. The benefits are even more impressive for small deployments: Energy use and emissions can be reduced by more than 90 percent with…


Cloud Power!

Hot on the heels of last Week’s Professional Developer’s Conference, Microsoft continues its heavy focus on cloud computing by kicking off a new, global “Cloud Power” campaign. Based on the notion that the cloud has the power to fundamentally change the way people do business, the campaign will give organizations that are considering the cloud…