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Microsoft to allow all EU clients to store data in region by 2022

Friday 7 May 2021 | 10:20 CET | News
Microsoft has confirmed that it allow all commercial and public sector customers in the European Union to process and store their data in the region by the end of 2022. Under the "EU Data Boundary for the Microsoft Cloud" plan, the company expects to finish the required engineering work by the end of next year, meaning customers using its core cloud services – Azure, Microsoft 365 and Dynamics 365 – will be able to have their data stored in the EU.

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Companies: Microsoft
Countries: Europe
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