A million is a lot of servers.  And if you follow the statistics stated about the power requirements, it’s no wonder that Microsoft is building their data centers abroad.  Even so, their Azure presence and Office 360 Strategy represents a promising direction to their strategy.  But its a lot different than those days when the owned more than 70% of the desktops.

Microsoft now has one million servers – less than Google, but more than Amazon, says Ballmer | ExtremeTech 

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