Windows Azure Data Centers Now Available in Japan

Microsoft has just announced that new Windows Azure data centers are now live in Japan.  There are two data centers (East and West) that will provide local cloud services to service the increasing demand in the region.

Fujitsu as one of the key Azure partners will also provide 24 value-added services, including 24/7 Japanese-language support, Windows Azure-compatible software, application services that run on Windows Azure, data backup and operation-monitoring services.