That Microsoft has not only infrastructure, but also platform and software as a service, think Azure-chief Jason Zander is an advantage in the tough battle against market leader Amazon.
When it comes to the cloud, Microsoft has a broad portfolio of products that include the market-leading software as a service, and frontas of Office 365.
In an interview with IDG News, he gives his views on Microsoft's position in the cloud and on the hard fight particularly against Amazon in the future.
Amazon created the public infrastructure-as-service market in the mid-2000s and for many years were perceived as the only real supplier?
Have their advantage made it more complicated for Microsoft to compete?
We are a company that has been very much involved in the data center and the software used to run the data center.