Science is at an inflection point – Windows Azure for Research


“Science is at an inflection point where the challenges of dealing with massive amounts of data and the growing requirements of distributed multidisciplinary collaborations make moving to the Windows Azure cloud extremely attractive.”

Windows Azure for Research Microsoft Research is pleased to announce a new initiative to help the research community use the cloud to advance scientific discovery.

Three years ago, Microsoft Research partnered with researchers to experiment with cloud computing on Windows Azure. The results from these early efforts, many of which are described on our website have been outstanding.

These pioneering projects have cut across disciplines, from bioinformatics to ecology, social network analysis, civil engineering, mobile computing, natural language processing, and more. Read More

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