If you are interested in understanding how the operations group at Microsoft.com runs the busiest web site in the world (www.microsoft.com, then you should not miss their week-long series of webcasts.  The topics in this week long view of Microsoft.com operations will include the architecture, replication and management of website configuration and content, and network topology used to create a true “99.9” availability rating.

Here are the links to sign up for the upcoming webcast series. Go to http://www.microsoft.com/events/default.mspx, then click on the More live webcasts… link at the bottom of the page scroll to the date of the event.