Microsoft in the Cloud

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Microsoft in the Cloud

  1. 1. Kelley Au Ruben Sanchez
  2. 2. Cloud Computing is the idea that users will be able to access all of their work, from anywhere, on any computer with an internet connection.
  3. 3. “ Microsoft plans to spend 90 percent, or $8.64 billion, of its $9.6 billion annual R&D budget on cloud computing” Why? To gain market share in a emerging market
  4. 4. <ul><li>“ Microsoft Windows Azure (PaaS) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Platform as a Service </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Microsoft Private Cloud (IaaS) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Infrastructure as a Service </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Microsoft Office 365 (SaaS) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Software as a Service </li></ul></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>New market </li></ul><ul><li>Few competitors that can compete at Microsoft’s level </li></ul><ul><li>Technology fairly new </li></ul><ul><li>Industry shift </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Internet availability </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Piracy </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Distribution cost </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Sustainable business strategy </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>Similar technologies from competitors </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Google </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Amazon </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>VMware </li></ul></ul>
  8. 9. <ul><li>Good </li></ul><ul><li>Anticipating the market </li></ul><ul><li>Large profit potential </li></ul><ul><li>Bad </li></ul><ul><li>Follower instead of Leader </li></ul><ul><li>High risk </li></ul>
  9. 10. Q/A:??

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