Jean-Philippe Courtois, president of Microsoft International, paid a visit to the Netherlands on november 26th, 2014. In the course of the day he spoke with customers and Microsoft partners about what currently mattered to them. Questions to Jean-Philippe Courtois could also be asked via social media . Cloud adoption was a central theme. I was one of three people which askes him a question via Skype.
The question i asked:
“My question is regarding the following; A Lot of organizations have difficulties to put all their data and services completely in the cloud. Reasons are from security, having control to manageability. What is Microsoft’s opinion regarding hybrid solutions, how to facilitate such organizations and how it is part of Microsoft’s roadmap?”
His reaction on all three questions is recorded here: