Demonstrating its commitment to delivering trusted cloud services that enable people and organizations around the world to achieve more, Microsoft announced the availability of Microsoft Azure Services via local datacenter regions in India. The hyper-scale cloud will empower governments, businesses and users and offer enough computing power that will support all their existing workloads. We are happy to partner with government and businesses to make the Microsoft Cloud work for India and for Indians. Built on foundational principles of security, privacy, control, compliance and transparency, Microsoft Cloud Services are designed to enable individuals and organizations to achieve more. In addition to the Microsoft Azure services launching today, Office services are slated for availability in October , with Dynamics CRM Online services to follow in the first half of Millions of users in India are already using Microsoft Cloud Services leading to the cloud business growing by more than percent year-on-year over the past two years. With the local cloud services, regulated industries such as BFSI , government departments and state-owned enterprises will now be able to leverage public cloud services and be able to take advantage of local data residency. In addition, businesses that deal with large amounts of data will benefit from data replication in multiple regions within India for backup and recovery, reduced network distance, lower latency and the option of a private connection to the cloud. Microsoft local cloud services are well-suited for governments and businesses that already have significant investments in owned IT infrastructure. They will now be able to extend their existing IT infrastructure and private clouds to Microsoft local public cloud, thereby creating compelling hybrid cloud scenarios and reducing their cost of IT operations significantly.
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