This is a nice feature – on this page http://www.microsoft.com/windowsazure/support/status/servicedashboard.aspx we show the current state of our Azure services. This is the kind of transparency (on the operations’ side) we need. There is much more needed with regards to process transparency but this is a great first step
Google Apps Status (ie Gmail & co):
Google App Engine status:
I challenge you to post this comment! (or else, your hypocrisy will be shown).
Let me make one thing very clear: I never delete any comments unless the only goal is Microsoft bashing or it is spam.
Looking at the statement at the end I challenge your attitude towards Microsoft. Your view seems to be that we are just the evil empire not playing fair