What makes a cloud intelligent?
With an intelligent cloud, businesses can take what they already have and move it to the cloud, innovating as they go.
Matt Micka, a cloud solutions architect at BUI, opened his talk at BUI's recent Intelligent Cloud Security Conference in Cape Town by asking how many Azure regions there are worldwide.
While guesses ranged from the 40s all the way up to 80, the correct answer to his question is 54. "This makes Microsoft Azure the biggest hyper cloud on the planet."
With MS data centres landing in South Africa before the end of the year, we're sure to see a lot more companies moving to the cloud because of the data resilience and lower latency they'll enjoy by having facilities close by ...