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VMware or Microsoft?–Does VMware get it?

How much would you pay for 99.95% uptime?Does VMware understand the value of Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) and have the ability to support your “Hybrid Cloud”?  And can they back up their service with a solid Service-Level Agreement comparable to Microsoft’s?

Of course they can.  At least I think they can.  Do you think so?  Does Keith

In today’s final article of our 6-week-long series, “VMware or Microsoft?", my friend and teammate Keith Mayer answers these very important questions:

  • What Level of Availability is Guaranteed?
  • How is "Availability" Measured?
  • What is Excluded from SLA Guarantees?

READ HIS ARTICLE HERE

And in case you missed any of the full series, you can always return to the full list here: http://aka.ms/VMWorMSFT

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