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Microsoft Is Expanding Its Virginia Data Center

Microsoft Expanding Its Virginia Data Center Footprint Microsoft is once again expanding its data center campus in Boydton, a town in southern Virginia. The campus is going to be able to host one of three availability regions for the company’s…


Qatar Approves Microsoft Data Center

Qatar Gives Go Ahead for Microsoft On Wednesday 2 January, 2019, the Minister of Justice and Acting Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs H E Dr Issa bin Saad Al Jafali Al Nuaimi announced at the Cabinet meeting held at…


Microsoft Azure Expands Availability Zone In Southeast Asia Region

Azure Expands Availability Zone In Southeast Asia Region Microsoft has just announced the expansion of its Southeast Asia Azure Region in Singapore with the launch of a new availability zone. As explained by Microsoft, Availability Zones are unique physical locations…


Microsoft Goes Underwater

NextGen DC from Microsoft This project started on the fact that half of the world’s population lives within 120 miles of the coast, and building data centers closer to people’s homes would deliver low latency data to users, which is…


Microsoft finalizes the acquisition of GitHub for $7.5 billion

Microsoft’s Acquisition of GitHub for $7.5BN Microsoft on their official blog announced that in October 26, 2018 they completed their acquisition of GitHub. They said “the two companies will work together to empower developers to achieve more at every stage…


Microsoft employees; not in support of US JEDI military project – Protests for a pull out

Microsoft employees protest US JEDI Military Contract It all started on March 7, when the US Department of Defense (DoD) requested for proposals for the award of its JEDI (Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure) military project. Tech giants have since then,…

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