Mr. Tom Keane is a General Manager on the Microsoft Azure team in the Cloud & Enterprise Division at Microsoft. Tom has worked on hyperscale cloud computing at Microsoft for over 14 years – including as a founding member of the Office 365 team and more recently, in the Microsoft Azure team. Tom has a long background in large scale distributed systems, high availability, mission critical systems and has built hyper-scale cloud platforms around the globe that serve hundreds of millions of SaaS, IaaS & PaaS customers.
On Azure, Tom’s is responsible for tackling some of the biggest and most complicated challenges for Microsoft’s global cloud computing platform that often involve re-engineering everything in the data-center, network, hardware, compliance and software to support new scenarios, new markets, or radically change our cost structures. Tom’s current areas of responsibility include global expansion, data-center architecture, high availability & resiliency, compliance, assurance and trust, as well as Azure’s approach to vertical markets including government, defense, intelligence, healthcare and financial services.