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Moving Stack Overflow to Azure

Aaron Bertrand gets into the whats and wherefores:

Like many companies, Stack Overflow is trying to get out of the business of running our architecture in our own data centers; instead, we want to offload some of the more mundane parts of system administration to a cloud service offering like Azure.

I’m going to cut to the chase for the purpose of this article and concede we’ve already decided on Azure for the majority of our infrastructure and, most importantly to me, our databases.

Click through to learn what their plan is and why Aaron & co went that particular route.