Paper: Infrastructure-as-a-Service Product Line Architecture Deployment Guide

Microsoft has released a paper titled: "Infrastructure-as-a-Service Product Line Architecture Deployment Guide". The paper which has a total of 343 pages provides guidance for deploying a Microsoft private cloud infrastructure in accordance with IaaS Product Line Architecture patterns that are identified for use with Windows Server 2012 and System Center 2012 Service Pack 1. The deployment guide continues from the point where both the Infrastructure-as-a-Service Product Line Architecture Fabric Management Architecture Guide and the Infrastructure-aros-a-Service Product Line Architecture Fabric Management Architecture Guide ended.


The paper contains the following sections:

  • Introduction
  • IaaS Product Line Architecture Overview
  • Solution Overview
  • Fabric Management
  • SQL Server 2012 Failover Cluster Installation
  • Virtual Machine Manager
  • Operations Manager
  • Service Manager
  • Orchestrator
  • App Controller
  • System Center Cloud Services Process Pack
  • SQL Server Cluster Named instance worksheet
  • Detailed IaaS PLA SQL Design Diagram