SharePoint 2010

SharePoint – Providing operations on Azure?

Introduction A recent question attracted our interest: Can we utilize Microsoft® Azure and extend our service portfolio to provide operations? Before answering this question, let me introduce the problem. As a successful solution provider for Microsoft® SharePoint and SharePoint based applications, we neglected operations. Mainly, because we cannot – could not – provide the necessary hardware and Service-Level-Agreements (SLA), and secondly, because we were never asked to provide such measures. Furthermore, cloud-based solutions were not available especially because Microsoft® explicitly did not support [...]