2012’s Big Moments in the Microsoft Cloud

Christian Belady, General ManagerData Center Services Many of us spend time reflecting this time of year. At least I do. And while there are certainly times we need to evaluate, learn, and grow from the various challenges we face, at year's end I like to celebrate the positives and remember all the hard work our…


SMARTer 2020 Study Offers Further Support for Global Carbon Reductions Potential of the IT Industry

Brian Janous, Utility ArchitectData Center Advanced Development Our colleagues on Microsoft's environmental sustainability highlighted a study recently that helps put our roles in Global Foundation Services into perspective.  The new SMARTer 2020 study concluded the potential of the IT industry to reduce annual emissions by 9.1 GtCO2e by 2020, which is a staggering seven times greater than…