News Analysis: @Adobe Chooses @Microsoft #Azure For Cloud #MSIgnite

On September 26th, 2016 at the Microsoft Ignite conference in Atlanta, Adobe CEO Shantanu Narayen, and Microsoft CEO, Satya Nadella, announced a strategic partnership between the two companies.  Constellation sees the announcement from three points of view: Adobe makes Microsoft Azure the preferred cloud platform.  Adobe intends to move Adobe Marketing Cloud, Adobe Creative Cloud, and Adobe Document Cloud onto Azure over the next few years.  Adobe will gain access to Microsoft’s machine learning services through Microsoft Cortana Intelligence suite and also access SQL Server.Point of View (POV):While Adobe currently uses multiple providers and data centers for its cloud operations, the move to Microsoft Azure will provide a global, Tier-1 environment for work loads as well as security.  More importantly, Adobe gains another tool for machine learning.  However, access to…


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