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Chapter 4.4, Problem 2CTQ
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Why is Microsoft offering support for Linux in its Azure cloud-computing service? Is this a good business decision? Why or why not?

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Reasons for Microsoft offering support for Linux in its Azure cloud-computing service:

  • Azure cloud computing service is used for building, testing, organizing and managing applications and services through Microsoft-managed data centers.
  • It also offers the below three services such as
    • SaaS – Software as a Service...

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Good decision for business:

Yes”, Azure cloud-computing services are good decision for business.

  • Microsoft Azure offers public cloud services.
    • By using these cloud services, all hardware, software and other supporting infrastructure is owned and handled by the cloud provider.
    • Using a web browser, user can access above services and controls user account...

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