Modern Datacenter Architecture Patterns-Multi-Site Data Tier

The Multi-Site Data Tier design pattern details the Azure features and services required to deliver data tier services that can provide predictable performance and high availability across geographic boundaries. Table of Contents 1 Overview    1.1 Pattern Requirements and Service Description 2 Architecture Pattern    2.1 Pattern Dependencies    2.2 Azure Services    2.3 Pattern… Read more

Infrastructure-as-a-Service Product Line Architecture Guidance

In a joint effort between Microsoft product development and Microsoft Services, the Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) Product Line Architecture (PLA) has been created to help organizations develop and implement private cloud infrastructures quickly while reducing complexity and risk. The IaaS PLA utilizes the core capabilities of the Windows Server operating system, Hyper-V, and System Center to deliver… Read more