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What’s New in R2 Blog Series: IaaS Innovations As part of the ongoing series on “What’s New in R2,” Corporate Vice President Brad Anderson’s two-part blog discusses how Windows Server 2012 and System Center 2012 provide a rich IaaS solution. We’re seeing a significant move to the service provider model where organizations are providing Infrastructure-as-a-Service for their internal business units. With this, Service Providers were an investment focus for these releases and the innovation driven enables them to deliver VMs at 50% of the cost of competitors. To deliver this value, Microsoft focused on the following aspects:
The two work hand-in-hand: The right infrastructure enables key customer-facing scenarios, and the focus on the experience ensures that customers can get the most out of their infrastructure investments.
For more information, check out Part 1 and Part 2 of Brad Anderson’s In the Cloud Blog. Customers are also encouraged to download the R2 preview software and start evaluation today!