Microsoft Corporation is a multinational corporation that develops, manufactures, licenses, and supports a wide range of products and services, predominantly related to computing, through its various business divisions such as:
- Client: Includes the Windows product family
- Server and Tools: Software server products, services and solutions
- Online Services Business: Consists of an online advertising platform and online information offerings
- Microsoft Business Division: Includes the Microsoft Office suites, desktop programs, servers, and services and solutions; Microsoft Dynamics, and Unified Communications business solutions
- Entertainment and Devices Division
Microsoft also provides the flexibility and control to consume IT as a service through Azure, its cloud solution. Infosys has been working closely with Microsoft on Azure since the Alpha code, and is a part of Azure Technology Adoption Program (TAP). Infosys is also one of the privileged members of Microsoft Azure Advisory Board. For over two years now, Infosys has embarked on its Cloud + Service strategy, focusing mainly on Azure. This has helped them create and offer solutions and services on Azure Cloud for enterprises.
Infosys has invested in a dedicated Microsoft practice with a highly competent workforce, comprising architects and consultants on Microsoft technologies to deliver Microsoft-centric solutions and create new efficiencies for our clients.
Infosys has a dedicated Center of Excellence (CoE) for cloud and a Research and Development arm focused on Azure. Infosys has been actively contributing toward evangelizing audiences around Azure Cloud through a number of white papers, blogs and tweets. Infosys has also been actively participating in panel discussions and lectures in industry forums. Our well-defined and tested InfySwift Methodology provides benefits of both an agile implementation as well as a predictable and risk-free software development lifecycle (SDLC) – based on the waterfall model – to our existing client base primarily consisting of Global 2000 and Fortune 500 companies.
Infosys Azure Service Offerings
Infosys Azure Tools and Accelerators
Infosys has been investing in building tools, accelerators, frameworks and reference architecture for consulting and onboarding apps on Azure. These include JukeBox as a front-end for managing apps and Azure, Instance Manager for administering deployed instances on Azure, ROI calculator, App assessment for Azure, CBA framework for consulting, Service Design Workbench and Azure, and application software factory (SPEED) as accelerators in Azure adoption. Know more about Infosys Azure solutions and IPs in our offerings section.
Azure Delivery Approach
“Infosys has worked closely with Microsoft to help customers take advantage of the cost savings, efficiencies, and ease of management associated with this next-generation computing model. A usage-based platform enables us to deliver solutions [that] increase their efficiency on a global scale.”
– Subu Goparaju, VP, Software Engineering and Technology Labs, Infosys
“Infosys was able to help Volantis migrate to Windows Azure in just four weeks, a prime example of how Windows Azure can provide cost savings.”
– Amitabh Srivastava, Senior VP, Windows Azure, Microsoft
Mobile services independent software vendor (ISV) achieves scalability with virtualization solution
Primer – Windows Azure
News and events
Microsoft Channel 9 features Infosys video on cloud computing