Four months ago, we moved Windows Azure Infrastructure Services out of preview and into general availability which included covering the service with our industry-leading SLA. In the short time since then, Gartner has recognized Microsoft as a Visionary in the market for its completeness of vision and ability to execute according to its 2013 Magic Quadrant report for Cloud Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS).

We believe Gartner recognized Microsoft as a visionary because our comprehensive global IaaS + PaaS + Hybrid cloud vision is one of our biggest strengths. MORE