Monday, October 27, 2008

PDC 2008

So PDC 2008 has finaly started, Ray Ozzie, held his keynote, watch it at In the keynote he announced how Microsoft is launching their global cloud services Windows Azure.
Windows Azure is not a server OS that any of us is going to be installing. This is a hosting environment, is microsoft going into the hosting market, are they trying to be the center node for bussiness applications and services?
Windows Azure is a could based scalable hosting services for Microsofts main technologies, SQL Services, .NET Services, Live Services, Sharepoint Services and MS Dynamics CRM.
Is this a sleeping gigant or just a new Passport thingi? Swedish IDG has writen an article bout this.

I wonder if we could run EPiServer webs in Win Azure :P