Light Reading's Mike Dano joins the podcast to talk about what's going on at Microsoft. The company is buying firms that have particular expertise in telecom-focused networking and have had some success in bringing complex telco network functions to the cloud.
Also, apparently Azure Private Edge Zones isn't a euphemism for anything. It's really a product.
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