Microsoft and U.S. Air Force partner to enhance the latter’s IT and cloud deployment capabilities

With the cloud as its core, Microsoft recently launched a number of Azure services, including GenesyS Engage, the New Cloud Data Center Region, and the “Applied Cloud Stories” program. Today Microsoft again announced a close partnership with the U.S. Air Force to help the latter take full advantage of the power of the cloud.

Microsoft and U.S. Air Force partner to enhance the latter's IT and cloud deployment capabilities

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As part of the partnership, Microsoft is understood to be planning a fully-fledged program that caters to mission-specific use cases to help pilots quickly and easily take advantage of deployed services. Provide more targeted services through a variety of Microsoft 365 services, including Exchange Online, SharePoint Online, OneDrive.

The U.S. Air Force’s Cloud One migration center is known to work seamlessly with Azure governments to provide a variety of underlying cloud capabilities and reduce operating costs. The platforms also comply with stringent compliance requirements established by the U.S. Department of Defense. In addition, Microsoft has begun deploying Microsoft Teams to the Enterprise IT and Network Infrastructure (AFLCMC/ HNI) at Hanscon Air Force Base in Massachusetts.