Microsoft has just posted a whitepaper on TechNet titled "Building an Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) Cloud Using Windows Server 8" that provides guidelines for building private and public clouds by using the next version of Windows Server (code-named Windows Server 8).
The paper provides an overview of the common problems that partners and IT professionals currently face, and describes solutions for cloud-based data centers.
This paper also describes the various technologies that are built into Windows Server 8 to enable Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) functionality of cloud-based data centers.
Included in this white paper:
- Overview of Cloud Services
- Windows Server 8: Designed for the Cloud
- The Multi-Tenant Cloud
- The Highly Scalable, Low-Cost Data Center
- Managing and Extending the Data Center
- Migration Path
You can download the Building an Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) Cloud Using Windows Server 8 here.
The read-only whitepaper embedded below provide you quick overview: