CERN Accelerating science

CERN-IT evaluation of Microsoft Azure cloud IaaS

Date published: 
Tuesday, 29 March, 2016
Document type: 
CERN openlab report
D. Giordano
C. Cordeiro
A. Di Girolamo
L. Field
H. Riahi
J. Schovancova
A. Valassi
L. Villazon
This document reports the experience acquired from using the Microsoft Azure cloud Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) within the distributed computing environments of the LHC experiments. The activity has been conducted in the framework of a joint collaboration between Microsoft and CERN-IT